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B-Book 44: Do the Work by Steven Pressfield
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Take off that Fitbit. Exercise alone won’t make you lose weight

Submitted by on May 16, 2015 – 2:56 pm No Comment
fatgirl1

The obesity problem has little to do with our sedentary lifestyles.

The fitness industry has never been stronger. Health clubs in the United States brought in $22.4 billion in 2013, doubling their revenue in just 15 years. Sales of fitness trackers (the wearable devices that measure everything from your daily steps to your blood oxygen level) are expected to triple within the next five years. And health and fitness apps were the fastest-growing downloads from Google’s app store last year. Still, obesity has continued to surge around the world. Nearly one in three people alive today is overweight or obese — two out of three adults in the United States — and no country has lowered its obesity rate since 1980.

Source: Take off that Fitbit. Exercise alone won’t make you lose weight.

My Comments: Nothing eye opening here, but it does give pause for a thought.

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