Health and Technology
Technology for health is finally moving beyond the Fitbit and counting your steps, to more complicated feedback like improving your posture and correcting your running stride.
An article in the online version of Forbes magazine lists seven fitness-enhancing gadgets that you might want to consider as a way to facilitate a healthier body. Start with Zikto walk, a bracelet “coach” that analyzes your walking patterns through a series of motion sensors. It tells you when you’re hunched over and reminds you to correct your posture and gait through a subtle but persistent vibration on your wrist. ($149)