There are already a lot of fitness tracking devices out there, but Jawbone just added to the pile with an update to their popular UP wristband. Is the new device worth an upgrade?
A new service from search giant Google lets users pay to video chat with expert instructors in any field. With an initial launch featuring hundreds of yoga teachers and personal trainers, Helpouts' biggest impact could be on health and fitness.
A tricked-out cab in Chile is offering riders a discount for exercising during the drive. But there's more to this story than a fitness-obsessed driver. It turns out the world's largest beverage company is actually the mastermind behind this gym on wheels.
Most alcohol doesn't have to include nutritional info on the packaging. But a recent governmental push has outlined new labeling standards for booze that could soon become mandatory. Should alcohol bottles include nutrition labels? We want to know your thoughts in this week's Greatist poll!
Greatist's Fitness Editor explains how CrossFit contributed to multiple injuries, poor self-esteem, and even reconstructive surgery — and why he still does it.


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Eating like a caveman (or woman) is an increasingly popular road to healthier food intake, but cravings can affect even the most disciplined. So we've rounded up our favorite Paleo-friendly, healthy snack recipes to satisfy any palate when hunger strikes.

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A new report spearheaded by Nike and 70 other organizations suggests inactivity could shorten the lifespan of the world's children. Read on to see how they plan to fight the trend before it's too late — and how you can help.

A new app from GAIN Fitness promises to streamline CrossFit fitness tracking. We investigate WOD Unboxed to see if it lives up to the hype.

Use coffee grounds as a better steak marinade and tenderizer, as a facial scrub, to help that home garden grow, and to get rid of unsightly kitchen funk.