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Upper Body Aerobic Exerciser

A piece of exercise equipment you can use while sitting by the pool--and it actually increases the workout that way.

'Muscle Milk' For Baby Boomers: Ensure Muscle Health

Are you perpetually just a few days away from beginning a new diet and exercise routine? Curiously, the goal keeps moving forward on the calendar, doesn't it?  Ensure, the nutritional supplement company, has a special 'muscle milk' drink that might give you a strong push towards actually achieving your fitness goals....

'Sleeping DVD' Gently Guides You Into Dreamland

Need a little help sleeping lately? Just pop the “Sleeping DVD” into your player and drift off to slumberland, gently guided by the soft voices and easy-on-the-eyes looks of some of Japan's most alluring dreamgirls.

Walkie The Talkie - An App That Pays You To Use It

Gigwalk pays you to use your smartphone.

Converse Super Mario Bros. 25th Anniversary Collaboration Gives Gamers a Kick

Converse and Nintendo have teamed up to create the ultimate gamer's shoe: the Super Mario Bros Chuck Taylor Hi. Available in black or white, these super Super Mario shoes are due to be released this July, only in Japan.

Meet The GymyGym, The World's First Ergonomic Exercise Chair

In today's busy and office-centric culture, it's common to find men and women hunched over paperwork or typing away at a keyboard eight hours a day (or more!) And that's not necessarily good for our bodies. So to address these issues, some folks came up with the GymyGym, the world's first ever ergonomic chair that was specially designed to reduce the risks and negative effects of having to sit on a chair all day long.

The Heart Stops Here - The Biosensing Bucking Bronco

The harder you breathe, the harder the Broncomatic bucks!

Act Loqly - An App That Gives You Instant Local Knowledge

Loqly makes local knowledge available to anyone who needs it, whenever they want it.

Spin, Flip, Grab--Bounceboard Does It Trampoline-Style

A safer, more intuitive way of bouncing and boarding.

Sbyke--Easier To Ride Than To Say

Between the awkward name and poor marketing, the Sbyke probably won't be seen in many neighborhoods.

Do Work, Kid: Upper Body Aerobic Exerciser

Yet one more way to work your upper body. You can do this one sitting down, so it might be just right.

'Moderate Diet' Bowl Fools Your Eyes, Slims Your Waist

The 'Moderate Diet' Bowl from Japan's Sunart features a raised bottom that imparts the illusion of a rice bowl heaping with tasty goodness! When you reach the bottom of the bowl all-too-soon, however, you might feel full though you actually ate less.

Prosthetic Ice Axes Help Disabled Climber Get Back On The Wall

Scary looking, scary functional. After a life-altering accident more than a decade ago, one British climber is back thanks to an innovative prosthetic device.

Pitchers May One Day Join Catchers and Batters In Wearing Helmets

Easton-Bell pulls the helmet out from behind the plate and onto the mound.

Keep Your Canine In Shape With Exercise Tools From FitPAWS®

....  Just like those for humans, the balls increase stability, core strength, range of motion, flexibility, neuromuscular facilitation, sensory and perceptual stimulation, joint alignment and balance control.

What Have You Been Up To? - Find Out With Daytum

Daytum charts everything and anything about your life.

Piano Stairs Play Soothing Sounds in Nanjing's Subway

An innovative set of Piano Stairs - steps that look and sound like a piano keyboard - has subway commuters in Nanjing, China, opting to take steps to physical fitness instead of riding the escalator. Who knew good health could sound so good?

Adidas Builds "Lightest Basketball Shoes" Ever

The world's alleged lightest basketball shoe drops just in time for NBA playoffs. And it doesn't even have air in it.

Uniqlo 'UV Cut' Hooded Shirts Say 'Hands Off' to Ultraviolet Rays

Uniqlo's "UV Cut" line of casual summer clothing is designed to filter 90% of the sun's harmful ultraviolet rays but the Japanese clothing giant has gone one step further: hooded shirts and cardigans styled with extended sleeves that protect the backs of the wearer's hands.

Smart Surfboard Helps You Rip Waves Better

Its like a ridable computer; this new surfboard promises to take wave-riding to the next level.