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Direct printing of wearable health sensors onto skin

Sep 15, 2020 (Nanowerk Spotlight) Skin-interfaced, wearable electronics have attracted significant attention due to their unique roles in preventative monitoring, diagnostic confirmation, and convenient therapeutic options. The ultimate application of these bio-integrated devices for practical and convenient applications hinges on the seamless integration of on-body sensors with wireless transmission modules. Multifunctional on-body sensors can precisely and continuously monitor the health conditions of the human body, whereas wireless transmission modules can wirelessly power up the sensors and transmit the data generated from them to the cloud for the healthcare professionals. As a promising direction toward this class of integrated systems, soft body area sensor networks include on-body sensors for physiological signal monitoring and flexible printed circuit boards (FPCBs) for signal conditioning/readout and wireless transmission. Realization of soft body area sensor networks currently relies on various sophisticated fabrication techniques ranging from lithography and transfer printing to direct printing, especially when
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Women’s Health & Fitness Day

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The Gateway Family YMCA and Shaping Eastern Union County will join local groups across the country to celebrate the 19th Annual National Women’s Health & Fitness Day on September 30th 2020. As a virtual host site, The Gateway Family YMCA will provide complimentary guest access to YMCA Virtual Group Exercise and Chronic Disease Programs, with additional information and resources available throughout the event. For more information or to register, visit www.tgfymca.org/events.

On this day, The Gateway Family YMCA will join with an estimated 500 organizations and women of all ages across the country to help promote active, healthy lifestyles through physical fitness, good nutrition and preventive care.

According to Krystal R. Canady, CEO, The Gateway Family YMCA, “Women’s Health & Fitness Day is an opportunity for women to

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Save Big on Sunny Health & Fitness’ Rowing Machine on Amazon Today

From treadmills to spin cycles, there are a host of exercise machines that can get you your at-home cardio fix. But there may not be a better cardio machine than the classic rower. Today’s an especially great day for taking up rowing, because Amazon slashed the price on one of our favorite rowing machines.

Just a few minutes of hard rowing (or heck, 90 seconds, if you’re rowing hard enough) can redline your heart rate, but the activity does more than that too. It’ll also fire up your glutes and hamstrings, build critical mid-back strength, and activate your biceps and forearms with every stroke.

And when you’re rowing with explosion, you’re also taxing your abs, too: They’re key to helping you pull back with power and maintain the neutral spine you need. It all adds up to a fierce workout no matter how you do it. You could easily row

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Runnin’ with Rani: Kailua-Kona’s Winona Chen is striving to be the next Ms. Health & Fitness

If you want to be a part of an inspiring story about a small-town girl pursuing big dreams in the fitness world, then you’d want to read about Kailua-Kona’s Winona Chen and, you will want to vote for her.

Chen is currently among 64 women in the semifinalist round, all competing for the coveted title of Ms. Health & Fitness 2020. One might wonder how big of a competition this is? Well, it’s big considering the online fitness competition began on July 20 with a whopping 64,000 contestants!

Ms. Health & Fitness is a fan voting competition that has grown to become the world’s largest virtual fitness event in just the last three years. Online votes through Facebook are counted toward each contestant, moving them through qualifying rounds while dwindling down the field, and eventually determine who will be the next Ms. Health & Fitness.

According to the Ms. Health

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Health & Fitness Software Market May See a Big Move

Health & Fitness Software Market

A New business Strategy report released by HTF MI with title Global Health & Fitness Software Market Study Forecast till 2026 . This Global Health & Fitness Software market report brings data for the estimated year 2020 and forecasted till 2026 in terms of both, value (US$ MN) and volume (MT). The report also consists of forecast factors, macroeconomic factors, and a market outlook of the Health & Fitness Software market. The study is conducted by applying both top-down and bottom-up approaches and further iterative methods used to validate and size market estimation and trends of the Global Health & Fitness Software market. Additionally to compliment insights EXIM data, consumption, supply and demand Figures, raw price analysis, market revenue and gross margins. Some of the companies listed in the research study are MINDBODY (United States), Acuity Scheduling, Inc. (United States), Perfect Gym Solutions S.A. (Poland),

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Ribbon cutting ceremony celebrates Finger Lakes Health Institute | Business

SENECA FALLS — The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of the Finger Lakes Health Institute on Sept. 25 at 81 West Bayard St.

This complete wellness facility brings medical and holistic healthcare professionals and specialists to the heart of the Finger Lakes providing services and amenities such as Chiropractic Care, Muscle Activation Therapy, Clinical Food Nutrition, Massage Therapy, Full Service Salon, Wellness Shop, Fitness Center, and more!

Among the amenities: Onsite provider Dr. K. Kabari uses specialized techniques to relieve pain and improve quality of life; certified therapists Amanda and Brittany offer massages; registered dietitian Evelyn provides consultations; The Wellness Shop provides clinical whole food supplements and essential oils. A full-size state-of-the-art fitness facility, martial arts facility, fitness classes, and personal training sessions with an onsite coach also are available.

The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce is one of the

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Genesis Health Clubs Doubles Footprint in Oklahoma

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Genesis Health Clubs announces the acquisition of both Sky Fitness and Wellbeing locations in Oklahoma. The move solidifies the company’s investment in Tulsa, now with four total health clubs and the Tulsa Oilers hockey team, plus more to come.

(Tulsa, OK) – Genesis Health Clubs today announced the acquisition of both locations of Sky Fitness and Wellbeing in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The new locations will now be known as Genesis Health Clubs – South Tulsa and Genesis Health Clubs – Midtown Tulsa, respectively.

Rodney Steven II, Genesis Health Clubs President, and Owner expressed excitement over the expansion in Tulsa. “We first came to Tulsa over four years ago when we acquired our Woodland Hills and Broken Arrow locations. Usually, when we go into a city the size of Tulsa, we go big, but the opportunity just wasn’t there yet. We

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Pigi- A Health Supplement based Fitness Brand revolutionizing the Sports Nutrition and Ayurvedic Supplements Sector: Tech News

Pigi, now a well-known brand in the market, was initially founded as a member-based grocery delivery company in October 2016. It later turned to the sports nutrition retail business in early 2017 and has since been focused on on providing a variety of authentic health and bodybuilding supplements to consumers through its online store. It offers the best quality products with no side effects at very competitive prices only through authorized channels. Having already made a mark in the market, the brand has successfully scaled up in 2 years to an impressive annual run rate of 50 crores (pre Covid’19 figures) that started up and was cash profitable. With over 800K + downloads on Pigi’s app, both on Android and iOS, the brand has gained massive popularity in no time. Pigi emphasizes holistic health and wellness in addition to bodybuilding, it offers a wide variety of supplements including protein powders,

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Incredible benefits of water for enhanced skin health

Water is simply the best remedy for a good look and a youthful appearance. Usually, the people having a habit to drink plenty of water and carrying water always have glowing soft and shiny skin. In fact, the skin consists of water and it needs a standard level of hydration to stay glowing, soft and smooth. If someone drinks less amount of water, he/she experience dry skin and some other skin related problems. Medical studies have proved that people can gain amazing health benefits if they drink sufficient water on a daily basis. Water keeps the skin cells hydrated and moisturized that will prevent blemishes, pimples, darkness, and wrinkles.

How does water help to keep your skin healthy?

The skin consists of water and cells. The human skin needs some types of natural hormones, fluids, and nutrition that can play a part in glowing the skin. Further, all these components

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4-day Nebraska Medicine computer system outage wreaking havoc at 2 health systems

North Platte, Neb.-based Great Plains Health is unable to access its EHR due to a computer system outage at Omaha-based Nebraska Medicine, according to a report in The North Platte Telegraph.

Nebraska Medicine reported a security incident that caused a computer outage at its hospitals and clinics four days ago. Staff have canceled some appointments and reverted to paper records as the IT team works to get the system back up.

Nebraska Medicine provides EHR systems to several other providers, including Norfolk, Neb.-based Faith Regional Health Services. Great Plains Health and Faith Regional both have reported their EHR and patient portals are offline. The local ABC affiliate in Omaha also reported that people have been unable to get COVID-19 test results back because of the outage

The health systems can access patient data in other record-keeping systems and provide urgent care, but some nonurgent procedures have been postponed. Great

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