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2014-05-01 23:10:21

A new study shows that a treadmill desk may help boost creative output by as much as 60%. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 The next time someone tells you to “take a hike” do it! That is if you want to boost your creativity levels by as much as 60%. The same advice might be given to recent naysayers claiming treadmill desks created a multi-tasking mind block. Recent research from Stanford University found significant gains in creative production simply by allowing test subjects...

2014-04-29 23:13:11

Rebel Desk CEO, Kathleen Hale discusses why attorneys are rapidly turning to treadmill desks to save their work day. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 A hot topic in the news these days is how sitting all day can be bad for your health. It is estimated that 86% of adults spend most of their day sitting. Prolonged sitting has been independently associated with increased mortality (i.e. an early death) regardless of a person’s physical activity levels. Excessive sitting also has been...

2014-04-23 12:25:21

Pedometers, activity trackers, and smartphone applications on the rise CHICAGO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- People of all ages, weight and gender are embracing wearable fitness devices offering real-time data to track their physical activity according to a three-year analysis from The Vitality Group, part of the world's first and largest incentive-based wellness program. To better understand how the latest trends in digital health are impacting employees, The Vitality Group conducted...

2014-04-22 23:11:27

The five top basic heart rate monitors for under $100 for 2014 have been named by the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Heart rate monitors come in hundreds of styles from dozens of different manufacturers but the five best for 2014 at under $100 have been named by the Heart Rate Watch Company testing staff. "We sell a lot of advanced heart rate monitors and GPS watches that run from $300 to $500 but we wanted to examine the best basic monitors for under...

2014-04-17 23:05:20

Onnit Labs launches Onnit Academy, a unique new fitness information database comprised of unconventional training articles, workout plans, exercises, tutorials, and more. Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Onnit Academy is the most comprehensive database of information related to Unconventional Training, a unique form of fitness methodology that focuses on functional strength, conditioning, and agility using the most efficient means and tools possible. The online database includes...

2014-04-15 23:01:04

With the help of a bodyslant slant board you can redirect gravity's force to your benefit in a comfortable and safe way. Reversing gravity's pull on your body with the aid of the bodyslant slant board not only gives your outward appearance a lift--it does wonderful things for your internal health as well. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Evolution Health introduces two unique products: Newton Bodyslant and the Einstein Bodyslant. Slant boards have been popular in the natural...

2014-04-11 12:22:59

Heart Rate Monitoring Training is Now Even More Accessible with Mio LINK available for only $99 with both BTLE and ANT+ Connectivity VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mio Global, makers of the world's first wrist-worn technology to provide continuous, accurate heart rate monitoring at performance levels, today announced the availability of its new heart rate wristband, Mio LINK. Mio LINK is now available for sale on Mio's website at MioGlobal.com and also...

2014-04-11 08:22:20

Runners Will Now Be Able To Experience The World-Renowned Course Through Paofit's iPad App Without Leaving Their Home Or Gym LONDON, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine lacing up to run the iconic Virgin Money London Marathon, passing over the famous Tower Bridge, and feeling the excitement and energy of the day without ever leaving your home or gym. Paofit and the Virgin Money London Marathon today announce the first ever digital marathon, allowing anyone in the world to...

2014-04-07 23:00:54

HBO’s new hit comedy series Silicon Valley premiered last night with a cameo appearance by the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Art imitates life and no where was that more apparent than in last night’s premier of HBO’s raucous new hit comedy series ‘Silicon Valley’. Set among the characters, props and settings of the technology world’s epicenter ‘Silicon Valley’ provides a humorous insight into the dynamics and lifestyles of the world’s most...

2014-04-03 11:35:16

Young adults who run or participate in other cardio fitness activities may preserve their memory and thinking skills in middle age, according to a new study published in the April 2, 2014, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Middle age was defined as ages 43 to 55. "Many studies show the benefits to the brain of good heart health," said study author David R. Jacobs, Jr, PhD, with the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. "This is one...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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