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Why I Stopped Wearing Fitness Trackers During the Pandemic

There was a time, not too long ago, when I was a double-fisting fitness tracker kind of girl: Apple Watch on the right hand, FitBit on the left. It's not that I monitor my steps and calorie count that closely. I just liked getting the happy notification that I'd hit my step goal,...

Accolade makes debut on Nasdaq with upsized IPO

Accolade employees virtually celebrated its public debut in a video streamed in Times Square. The employee benefits platform will be listed on Nasdaq as “ACCD.” Accolade employees virtually rang the opening bell on Thursday morning, when the employee benefits platform made its debut on the stock market. The company’s stock began trading on Nasdaq...

Try These Resistance Band Moves If You Don’t Have Dumbbells

Young Asian sports woman exercising with a resistance band outdoors, with urban city skyline as background
Resistance bands are great for home workouts because they're easy to store and travel with, and can be used at all levels of fitness. Plus, they can be used instead of tools you may not have access to at home, like dumbbells. ACSM-certified personal trainer John Ford agrees: "The main reason I love ...

British company launches multi-layer immune support formula

PRAVIRAL immune support
29 June 2020 - The last three months has seen an unprecedented surge in demand for products which support immune health with sales of vitamins and supplements soaring 19.5% in a four-week period alone . British all-natural nutraceutical brand, Works With Water, predicts this trend will not only intensify, but...

Merck cancer immunotherapy drug gets expansion to biomarker-based labeling

Merck is expanding the biomarker-driven use of its cancer immunotherapy drug with its latest approval from the Food and Drug Administration. The Kenilworth, New Jersey-based company said Monday that the FDA had approved Keytruda (pembrolizumab), a PD-1 checkpoint inhibitor, as a first-line, single-agent therapy for patients with colorectal cancer that has spread or can’t...