Archive for the ‘Health & Fitness’ Category

Withings Expands Health and Fitness Wearables Line with Introduction of Pulse HR

Withings announces Pulse HR, a water-resistant fitness tracker offering HR measurement, connected GPS tracking, smartphone notifications with an outstanding battery life of 20 days. Issy-les-Moulineaux, France – November 14, 2018 – Just two months after the official return of Withings, the French digital health company today announced Pulse HR, a new addition to their range of […]

Ways To Keep Fit In Later Life

Without actively maintaining fitness and strength, day to day tasks can become increasingly difficult to carry out. A sedentary lifestyle in later life can produce major health implications, affecting everything from our bones, mobility and even eyesight. It’s recommended that people over 65 should aim to spend 150 minutes on exercise each week, there are ways to […]

Tackling Child Obesity in the UK

The government, schools and sports clubs in the local community are all doing their part to tackle the child obesity problems we are facing at the moment. In the UK, we all need to be getting the right amount of exercise to stay healthy. While the focus is on children, adults too need to be […]

Health News – Chancellor Announces Tax on Sugary Soft Drinks

The Chancellor, George Osborne, recently announced that a long awaited (by some) Sugar Tax on sweetened sugary soft drinks will come into play by 2018. On the sugar levy, Mr Osborne told MPs: “Doing the right thing for the next generation is what this government and this Budget is about. “No matter how difficult and […]