Fitness & Nutrition http://nhpr.org en A Tracking App That Tracks Other Tracking Apps http://nhpr.org/post/tracking-app-tracks-other-tracking-apps <p>The ubiquity of smartphones and tablets and a certain level of self-absorption have led to a number of apps and programs that track sleep, diet, heart rate, baby weight, twitter use, mood, sweat, caffeine, memories and bowel movements. Welcome to the age of the quantified self, but with a thousand ways to keep tabs on your own life, how then, do you keep track of all the trackers?</p><p><strong>Sarah Kessler </strong>is associate editor for <em>Fast Company</em>. <a href="http://www.fastcompany.com/3021460/a-tracker-to-track-trackers-the-solution-to-quantified-self-overload#6" target="_blank">She wrote about</a> how developers creating tracking apps that track <em>other</em> tracking apps.</p><p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:24:55 +0000 Virginia Prescott 39127 at http://nhpr.org A Tracking App That Tracks Other Tracking Apps How Many Calories Do Olympic Athletes Need? It Depends http://nhpr.org/post/how-many-calories-do-olympic-athletes-need-it-depends Food, as we so often note on this blog, means a lot of different things to different people. To Olympic athletes, food is fuel for exceptional athletic performance. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 16:46:00 +0000 9482 at http://nhpr.org How Many Calories Do Olympic Athletes Need? It Depends