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Welcome to Fitmodo, your regular weekly round up of the news you need to know to keep your earthly form in top shape — from fitness advice to breakthroughs in medical research.

This week: Australian scientists find a link between short-sightedness and lack of sunlight, we review the Razer Nabu and why juice the "juice revolution" is a load of bull.

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Welcome to Fitmodo, your regular weekly round up of the news you need to know to keep your earthly form in top shape — from fitness advice to breakthroughs in medical research.

This week: We review the Fitbit Alta, take a look at the science of erections and discover Australian research that shopws tracking your steps gets you moving more.

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Welcome to Fitmodo, your regular weekly round up of the news you need to know to keep your earthly form in top shape — from fitness advice to breakthroughs in medical research.

This week: The Fitbit Blaze hits Australian shelves, beetroot revealed as a workout enhancer and Australian scientists discover a family blood cancer gene.

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Welcome to Fitmodo, your regular weekly round up of the news you need to know to keep your earthly form in top shape — from fitness advice to breakthroughs in medical research.

This week: Why drinking is worse for you if you are poor, a vaccine against designer drugs and cancer tumours shown to shrink in mice who go for a run.

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Welcome to Fitmodo, your regular weekly round up of the news you need to know to keep your earthly form in top shape — from fitness advice to breakthroughs in medical research.

This week: science proves that "muscle memory" isn't just a buzzword, we take a look at the Microsoft Band 2, research breakthroughs in schizophrenia and Alzheimer's, and calls for more research into the effect of medications on Indigenous Australians.

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Welcome to Fitmodo, your regular weekly round up of the news you need to know to keep your earthly form in top shape — from fitness advice to breakthroughs in medical research.

This week: the impact of orthotics on running, how to avoid rips at the beach, Australian plants that you definitely shouldn't eat (because they kill you) and cyborg sperm that are revolutionising fertility treatments.

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If you want to get fit, having the right gear is half the challenge. You can supercharge your gym session, your afternoon run or your weekend trip out on the trail with a new pair of high-tech footwear — and there's a lot to learn before you even go and try on your first pair.

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Does a woman's pregnancy affect the weight of her partner? And is weight gain sustained while the kids grow up?

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"Watch the pounds melt away!" "Lose 20 pounds in 20 days!" "Fit into those high-school jeans!" The weight loss industry shills all sorts of questionable quick fixes: Herbal pills promising to block carbs, body wraps, ab stimulators, "Shape-Up" Sketchers, patches, teas, "exciting medical breakthroughs", overpriced buttery coffees, and As-Seen-On-TV stickers. Taking a shortcut to get skinny is a direct route to getting scammed.

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The UP3 was supposed to be so much better. It was supposed to be fashion-forward. It was supposed to be waterproof. It was supposed to be more intelligent than any other fitness tracker. It isn't. I spent the last couple weeks trying to like this band, and I just can't do it.