Wrist-Worn Health

As pill-focused cures are negated, consumers turn to tech for guidance

Implications - As the standard American diet continues to fall under consistent fire for being nutritionally void, generations raised on quick meals unfamiliar with how to maintain physical health are turning to digital implements for help. An increasing disdain for pill-focused cures for mental and physical ailments is pushing consumers back into gyms and away from fast food. For younger demographics obsessed with smartphones, the need for simple, connected solutions is driving up the need for automated health products that don’t require formal training to use.
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Customizable Tracker Bracelets - The Reign Activity Tracker Adjusts to Match Your Wrist Size
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Hot 10,866 Clicks Pub: Jan 15, 14
Customizable Tracker Bracelets
The Reign Activity Tracker Adjusts to Match Your Wrist Size
For health-conscious people who enjoy a fashion piece that helps them stay on track with their fitness goals, the Reign activity tracker is the perfect addition to their lifestyle. While a bracelet... [More]
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Warm 2,095 Clicks Pub: Jun 13, 15
Stress-Monitoring Smartwatches
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‘Embrace’ is a revolutionary smartwatch designed to help people with epilepsy monitor their stress, activity and overall balance. The wearable device not only helps people living with... [More]
Workout-Savvy Watches - The Pebble Workapp Puts a Gym Personal Trainer Onto Your Wrist
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Warm 4,188 Clicks Pub: May 28, 13
Workout-Savvy Watches
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Sporty Navigational Timepieces - The TomTom Multi-Sport GPS Watch Tracks, Times and Directs Athletes
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Warm 3,048 Clicks Pub: Aug 22, 13
Sporty Navigational Timepieces
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Keeping track of a workout or adventure is easy with the TomTom Multi-Sport GPS Watch that will accurately and effectively display all the necessary information without having to fumble with clunky... [More]
Smartphone-Synced Fitness Bracelets - The Fitbit Force's New Update Recently Launched at CES 2014
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Mild 3,316 Clicks Pub: Jan 10, 14
Smartphone-Synced Fitness Bracelets
The Fitbit Force's New Update Recently Launched at CES 2014
The Fitbit Force will help you push harder when it comes to your workouts. The fitness-tracking bracelet demoed its upgrade at CES 2014 which included adding caller ID to the already multitasking... [More]
Chemical-Sensing Bracelets - This Smart Bracelet Can Monitor a User's Exposure to Toxic Chemicals
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Untested 163 Clicks Pub: Jul 8, 15
Chemical-Sensing Bracelets
This Smart Bracelet Can Monitor a User's Exposure to Toxic Chemicals
A group of researchers at Oregon State University recently launched a Kickstarter campaign for a bracelet that can detect exposure to toxic chemicals. The idea behind the project is to have citizens... [More]