Tag Archives: health

Fitbit research shows people's general health and fitness is improving during lockdown

Fitbit has released data from 200,000 Fitbit users showing the resting heartrate of the world’s population is declining, while people pay more attention to their general health with their newfound free time on lockdown. Fitbit research shows people’s general health and fitness is improving. Their research showed that when comparing Fitbit users’ baseline data from… Read More »

Irish pharmacies encouraging men to speak up during International Men’s Health Week

This week is International Men’s Health Week, so the Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU) has encouraged men to visit their local pharmacy for practical advice on a range of topics from health issues to fitness and nutrition. According to community pharmacist and IPU member Tomás Conefrey, “Men can often ignore concerns and miss signs of potentially… Read More »

Geisinger, Siemens ink 10-year digital health partnership

Dive Brief: Siemens Healthineers announced Monday it will provide Geisinger Health System with its latest diagnostic imaging and artificial intelligence-enabled applications, among other technologies, under a 10-year partnership. Siemens said the two organizations are looking to build on an already decades-old relationship as it supplies the Danville, Pennsylvania-based integrated healthcare provider with digital health tools.… Read More »