Fitness gadgets and PHIT America April 14, 2015

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How will Fitness gadgets change the future of American fitness? The article discussed the medical journal “the Lancet” and a global inactivity pandemic. This was further amplified when research done by Sports Marketing Surveys USA was quoted below.

“Today, 28% of all Americans are totally inactive, based on research released by Sports Marketing Surveys USA.  This includes not being active one time in the past year in 104 activities tracked by the Physical Activity Council. The trend for children is most disturbing:  ten million children are totally ‘inactive’ and two-thirds of all children are ‘not active to healthy standards.’  Both numbers are increasing.”

The article continues to discuss fitness and how technology will interact in the coming years for the whole article see below.

http://www.wdrb.com/story/28784031/fitness-gadgets-help-phit-america-change-lifestyles-and-waistlines

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