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Pedometer Walking

Pedometer Walking

A television personality and best-selling author teams up with a top exercise researcher to provide comprehensive information on the use of pedometers, a device that counts steps, including a history of step counting, advice on how to choose a pedometer, and a guide to starting and maintaining a pedometer program. Original.

Pedometer Power

Pedometer Power

With Pedometer Power: Using Pedometers in School and Community, you can -use 65 pedometer-based activities for children and adults at home and in physical education, recreation, and after-school settings; -promote physical activity—and your program—to parents and the larger community with take-home and special-event activities; and -help participants learn about the importance of duration and intensity of physical activity and about the value of maintaining an active lifestyle. The...

Pedometer walking

Pedometer walking

Pedometer-determined Physical Activity Patterns of Fourth and Fifth Grade School Children

Pedometer-determined Physical Activity Patterns of Fourth and Fifth Grade School Children

The purpose of this study was to describe the daily pedometer-determined Physical Activity (PA) patterns of 4th and 5th grade children during the segmented school week (i.e., recess, Physical Education, lunchtime, school day, outside of school, weekdays, and weekends). Eight hundred and twenty-nine children from six Southwestern United States elementary schools participated by wearing pedometers (Yamax Digiwalker SW-200) for seven consecutive days (5 school days and two weekend days)....

The Influence of Waist Circumference and Pedometer Placement on Step Counting Accuracy During Walking in Youth

The Influence of Waist Circumference and Pedometer Placement on Step Counting Accuracy During Walking in Youth

This study examined the extent to which differences in waist circumference (WC) and pedometer placement affect the accuracy of pedometer step counts at three different walking speeds in 19 pairs of 1White, Black and Hispanic youth aged 9 to 15 years who were concordant for sex, race, and height and discordant for WC. The high WC (HWC) group was defined as a WC ≥ 85th percentile, whereas the low WC (LWC) group was defined as a WC ≤ 50th percentile based on CDC-NHANES anthropometric reference...

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Music player with pedometer?

I'm looking for for something I can use while running that plays music & can track my running. Is there anything like the ipod nano 6/7 on the android side? I can find cheap players but none that integrate a pedometer. The nano 7 is like 2.5k and then I ...

Study: Smartphone & pedometer based weight loss program helps users shed more pounds

1. What was the motivation behind your study? uHealth care is a medical service developed to collect real-time health-related information without limits pertaining to time or location, and to perform continuous monitoring and treatment to examine health ...

FRSB rules Diabetes UK broke Code of Fundraising Practice

The Board stated that the charity’s pedometer fundraising campaign had breached four clauses of the Code, established by the Institute of Fundraising. The campaign used TV, radio and print advertising to invite people to use their mobile phones to text ...

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