Posts Tagged ‘exercise’

Fighting Addiction with Exercise: The Phoenix Gym Comes to Dallas

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

This fitness center offers more than just a place to work out, it provides a free opportunity for recovery — and it’s coming to Dallas.

The Phoenix gym members stand by the motto “RISE & RECOVER & LIVE.” All it …

Discovery: E-Whiskers May Lead to Electronic Human Skin, $750K Grant to Fund Neutrino Research

Posted by Lance Murray

E-WHISKERS MIMIC THE REAL THINGS AS TOUCH SENSORS

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchHave you ever been intrigued by the whiskers on your pet cat or dog? Maybe not, but researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas are, and they’ve created artificial, electronic versions

Out of Injury, Invention: New Joint-Friendly Gravocore Nears Market

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

At age 48, Gorgi Nikkaran had a problem after undergoing a hip-resurfacing operation. Nikkaran, who described himself as once fit and strong, no longer was.

“My body fell apart,” he said.

Out of that difficult time came the inspiration for …

Touch Titans’ New App Encourages You to Get Moving

Posted by Heather Noel

Having trouble making it to the gym or setting an exercise routine? Touch Titans’ new app prompts you to workout — well, at least up your heart rate. 

The Dallas-based company released UpBeat Heart Alarm last week along with a …

Kids in the Kitchen Serves up Healthy Habits

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

JUNIOR LEAGUE, UNITED HEALTHCARE BACK THE PROJECT


The kids lean backwards into a “crab” position, with their hands and feet on the floor. Then they attempt to kick the ball and score on the other team in a fitness game …