Review: Trying SparkPeople’s New SPARK Activity Tracker


We know, we know. There are a lot of activity trackers on the market these days. We've already reviewed a ton --- and we still have lots more to try (reviews coming up, y'all!). That said, when we heard that one of our fave sites (full disclosure: Erin and I have both written for them) was coming …
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Review: Withings Smart Body Analyzer and Pulse


We're so into not being defined by the number on the scale, but knowledge is power. And knowledge like your resting heart rate, body fat percentage and the CO2 levels in your room is dang cool and totally helpful when it comes to tracking your health and fitness. Especially when that data is …
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A Simple Activity Tracker That’s Great for Beginners


See those bands above? That's the new Fitbit Flex. Kinda fun looking, right? And certainly a new twist on the original Fitbit and Fitbit Zip. Unlike the other Fitbits that you wear on your waistband, you wear this new activity tracker like a bracelet. Seeing that I know a few friends who have lost …
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Feeling Zippy: Fitbit Zip Review

The Fitbit Zip is a zip to get set up and move with!

Is it just me or is the word "zip" really fun? Like, makes you want to move with extra pep in your step. Or get somewhere quick. Or quickly put on pants. Zip! So when we were sent the new Fitbit Zip to review, we were quick to get on it---zippy, you might say. Now, we've reviewed the original …
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Friday Giveaway: Reebok Fitness Watch and Digital Pedometer


This giveaway is part of our FBG Birthday Week celebration! Check out all of the special four-year birthday posts and huge giveaways here! Today's FBG birthday giveaway is for the fitness tech-lovers out there who love to track their every step—literally! One lucky U.S. reader will win both the …
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Omron and Bob Greene Team Up to Encourage Fall Fitness


The following is a post sponsored by Omron Pedometers. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Up here in FBG land, we're big fans of two things: Bob Greene and pedometers. Best known as Oprah's personal trainer, Bob Greene is the man when it comes to fitness. And pedometers? Well, there's …
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