Many fitness trackers 'leak personal data'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHYS.ORG) — Security weaknesses on many popular fitness trackers may allow hackers to access or potentially manipulate user data, a study showed Monday. The study of seven Android-powered more…

Wow! 90% of strokes are preventable

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EUREKALERT) — Ten risk factors that can be modified are responsible for nine of 10 strokes worldwide, but the ranking of those factors vary regionally, says a study more…

21-year-old meningitis victim from health club dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREEP) — Kristy Malter, a 21-year-old Life Time Fitness day camp counselor in Rochester Hills who contracted bacterial meningitis, has died. The Macomb County Health Department confirmed a more…

Amish man beats Big Brother 4 times running

by Bob Unruh -- State and township officials in Pennsylvania who have been trying to disrupt an Amish farmer's practice of allowing members of a private food-buyers club into his barn to buy more…

Cases of drug-resistant gonorrhea skyrocket

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Antibiotic-resistant cases of the sexually transmitted illness gonorrhea have more than quadrupled in the United States. This new data, from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control more…