Heart Rates

Here's Why Being Scared Can Make You Faint

Maybe you scream when you see something scary.<p>Perhaps you laugh.<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>But have you ever fainted?<p>If so, it wouldn’t be …

Health

Virtual Reality Advertising Tested: Pre-Roll Wins

While advertising in virtual reality is hardly a mass market reality, some new insights are indicating that there are some ways of doing it better …

Virtual Reality

Does Eating Right Protect You From Air Pollution?

In recent weeks, wildfires have devastated parts of Northern California, killing at least 42 people, incinerating entire neighborhoods and sending thousands fleeing. I live on the east side of the San Francisco Bay, and for a few days last week, as gray ash rained down on my doorstep, and the sun …

Healthy Eating

Heart rate data app Cardiogram is now available for Android Wear

On Wednesday, October 18, Cardiogram announced it launched for Android Wear. Originally available for the Apple Watch, the app has expanded its …

Wearable Tech

AI workout headphones help keep track of your vitals and more: $180 (Reg. $250)

Amazon currently has the Vi A.I. Fitness Tracker with Heart Rate & Real-Time Audio Coaching sport headphones on sale for $199.98 shipped, with an on-page coupon brings that down to <b>$179.98 shipped</b>. Normally priced at $250, this is the lowest we’ve seen the headphones. Bringing Harman Kardon premium …

Gear & Gadgets

What To Pack: Winter Edition

Andrew Major likes to be prepared but he prefers not to carry TOO much weight - here's his delicate balance of gear...<br>( Comments : 23 )

Mountain Biking

The Best Fitness Tech Gifts from Amazon's Holiday Electronics Guide

The list includes Bluetooth headphones, fitness trackers, and more<p>We're suckers for a great piece of fitness gear. Whether that's a set of killer wireless earbuds that won't conk out after a solid sweat session or a smartwatch that nails activity tracking each and every time, we love the …

Wearable Tech

Why my Fitbit Alta HR was the best purchase I made

Get ready, get set, and step<p>October 17, 2017<p>Since starting college, I've been in a constant battle of gaining weight and then loosing. Trying to …

Wearable Tech

Brooklyn Man Says Apple Watch Detected Abnormal Heart Rate, Saved His Life

A mass-market wearable might not seem like the likeliest of heroes, but one man said that his Apple Watch saved his life.Podcaster James Greene of …

Apple

Our quick verdict on the new Apple Watch as a fitness tracker

More than two years since the original watch was announced, last month Apple finally launched the next generation of its wearable. The Apple Watch …

Wearable Tech

Apple Watch notification helps save man's life: 'It would have been fatal'

An Apple Watch notification helped save a man’s life after it alerted him to needing immediate medical attention for a blood clot in his lungs.<p>James Green, a podcast producer and reporter, from Brooklyn, New York, tweeted: “Never thought a stupid lil wrist computer I bought two years ago would save …

Technology

Vagus Nerve Facilitates Guts, Wits, and Grace Under Pressure

Anxiety disorders have become a nationwide epidemic. In January 2017, the APA published their “Stress in America: Coping With Change” annual report …

Psychology

How to Monitor Your Heart Rate With the Apple Watch

Apple Watch can monitor heart rate while you're resting or working up a sweat.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Wearable Tech

5 benefits of heart rate training

Heart rate training is a highly effective way to improve overall performance and achieve fitness goals, especially for beginners. This form of …

Exercise

Science Just Found a Way to Get a Cardio Workout While Sitting Down

It’s certainly exciting to attend a live theater performance. Whether you’re waiting for the curtain to rise for a famous Broadway production …

Aerobic Exercise

TRAILGRAMS – “Touching the Electric Fence” Responses

<b>“Trailgrams” tip of the month:</b><p><i>Don’t knock the electric bike thing until you’ve tried it. Either that, or just stop sending us e-mails threatening</i> …

Mountain Biking

If You Feel Like This When You Workout, You're Dehydrated

<b>You're tired before the workout even begins.</b> We've all been there - questioning our endurance <i>during the warm-up</i>. Feeling sluggish during your workout …

Fitness

Track your workouts w/ Garmin’s $279 Fenix 3 GPS Watch and Heart Rate Monitor

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Wearable Tech

My first week with Apple Watch Series 3

I’ve been using Apple Watch since the first version shipped.I’ve grown so accustomed to using one that some of the things you might like about owning …

Smartwatches

5 Things You Need to Know Before Running Your First Race

What's the secret to running like a champion (or in more relatable terms, to simply just making it to the finish line in the first place?). There are …

Beauty

Intranasal Oxytocin Treatment Increases Eye-Gaze Behavior toward the Owner in Ancient Japanese Dog Breeds

Introduction<p>The dog (<i>Canis familiaris</i>) was the first animal to be domesticated (Serpell, 2016), with hundreds of different dog breeds recognized …

Dogs

5 Wearable Heart Rate Monitors to Help You With Your Fitness Goals | The Thirty

Fitbit Alta HR Wireless Heart Rate And Fitness Tracker ($150)($130)<p>The classic Fitbit is a great option for someone who is interested in improving …

Wearable Tech

Study Shows Calories Burned May Be Wrong On Fitness Trackers

<i>Whomp whomp.</i>We’re sorry to be the bearers of bad news, but if you have one of the fitness watches recently tested for caloric expenditure accuracy, …

Fitness

Get in shape with the Garmin vívoactive HR GPS Smart Watch for $150 (Reg. $250)

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Wearable Tech

How much can watching hockey stress your heart?

Spectators experienced significantly elevated heart rates, equivalent to rates with vigorous exercise, while watching hockey games live or on TV, …

Research

Just How Much Exertion Does It Take to Perform Aladdin’s ‘Friend Like Me’?

ESPN Sport Science proves the super athletic ability necessary to play Genie in the hit Broadway musical.<p>Theatre performers are as much athletes as …

Triathlons

What You Need to Know About Heart Rate During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is an exciting time, no doubt about it. But let's be honest: It also comes with about a billion questions. Is it safe to work out? Are …

Pregnancy

Polar Data: People Unclear How Heart Rate Training Helps Fitness Goals

Despite 61 million wearable fitness devices being sold worldwide last year, new data has found that the majority of people working out are still not …

Triathlons

BioConnected HR+ – the earphones that can be your accurate training companion

<b>Australia has produced the world’s first bio-sensing sports earphones which are sensitive enough to detect minute heart-rate variations whether</b> …

Wearable Tech

Best Smartwatches In India (October 2017)

Smartwatch is a great accessory to be coupled with your smartphone. With a large variety of smartwatches available in the market today, choosing one …

Wearable Tech