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How Much Does Your Health Impact Your Wealth?

Tips to save money can be found virtually anywhere these days. Pack your own lunch, skip the morning Starbucks, etc., but did you know that your spending habits also affect your wealth? Recent studies show that if you kick a couple of bad habits, you can improve both your health and your wealth. The Sports Techie community blog welcomes contributions such as the following infographic.

How Much Your Health Impacts Your Wealth

Via: InvestmentZen.com

Health and Wealth

To no surprise, smoking tops the list as one of the worst habits financially and for your health. With the average cost of a cigarette costing 31 cents, the cost of cigarettes alone can cost over 1,300 dollars a year. The financial commitment doesn’t stop with just buying a pack of smokes...

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Autism Speaks Walk Georgia, Sports Techie #AutismSpeaksGA Blog

Autism Speaks Walk Georgia, Sports Techie #AutismSpeaksGA Blog

Thank you for supporting Autism Speaks and Kellan's Krusaders. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. - See more at: http://www.autismspeakswalk.org/faf/donorReg/donorPledge.asp?ievent=1150050&lis=1&kntae1150050=3BE02032FF854366AF38DE8E89832AFB&supId=420955773&emaillogid=#sthash.ZC5eb16A.dpuf

Thank you for supporting Autism Speaks and Kellan’s Krusaders. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. – See more at: http://www.autismspeakswalk.org/faf/donorReg/donorPledge.asp?ievent=1150050&lis=1&kntae1150050=3BE02032FF854366AF38DE8E89832AFB&supId=420955773&emaillogid=#sthash.ZC5eb16A.dpuf

Our family autism journey is approaching  three years this May when Kellan has his third birthday. I was asked last month by the Marcus Autism Center and Autism Speaks Walk Georgia to be an Ambassador and social influencer to any families, sponsors and media that have questions about the 12th annual event on Sunday, May 1st at Turner Field...

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IBM Interconnect Hybrid Cloud, Mobile And Sports Tech

Expo set up at IBM Interconnect 2016

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IBM Interconnect Hybrid Cloud, Mobile And Sports Tech
IBM Interconnect 2016 is the premier cloud and mobile business conference hosted in Las Vegas by the MGM Resorts at the Mandalay Bay and MGM Grand. I was asked by IBM’s Global Technology Solutions (GTS) to be one of three social media influencers covering this event of 24,000 attendees looking for ways to improve their businesses together with IBM. The Sports Techie community blog was was a host of the IBM Sports and Entertainment Global Consortium Twitter Chat last month. Thus far, the experience as a fan of IBM here at #ibminterconnect has been amazing because of the engaging people, compelling content and amazing exhibitors...

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Hexoskin Awarded CSA Contract To Develop Astronaut Remote Health Care Monitoring Technology

Hexoskin selected to develop a technology to remotely monitor astronauts’ vital signs.

Hexoskin selected to develop a technology to remotely monitor astronauts’ vital signs.

Hexoskin Awarded CSA Contract To Develop Astronaut Remote Health Care Monitoring Technology

Hexoskin was awarded another contract with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to develop a new technology, a patch-based sensor network to remotely monitor astronaut’s vital signs. Teneisha Collins, Community Manager, Hexoskin (Carré Technologies) shared this news because the new contract has applications beyond space exploration. Researchers at St. Mary’s Hospital’s Research Centre (SMHC) also developed a new Canadian tech system that can be used in exploration- class space missions and improve access to health care here on Earth...

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Hexoskin Smart Shirts Available At Best Buy For Canada Day

Hexoskin Smart Shirts Available At Best Buy For Canada Day - #SportsTechie blog,

Hexoskin Smart Shirts Available At Best Buy For Canada Day – #SportsTechie blog,

Hexoskin Smart Shirts Available At Best Buy For Canada Day

Best Buy is ready for Canada Day with the availability of the Hexoskin smart shirt for purchase. The recent Hexoskin Apple Watch update allows for recorded real-time body metrics compiled by the smart garment sensors to wirelessly transmit feedback to the smartwatch complete with scientific grade data delivered to your wrist screen. Signing up elite athlete superusers and telling their ultimate fitness tracker stories is a new Hexoskin marketing campaign. The Sports Techie blog community readers and followers might be familiar with Hexoskin from our previous blogs you can link to here, Hexoskin. This pioneering Canadian sports technology company’s inv...

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Spartan Race Memorial Day Promo Discount Code And Free Sports Techie Giveaway

Spartan Race Memorial Day Race Code And Free Giveaway.

Spartan Race Memorial Day Race Code And Free Giveaway.

Spartan Race Memorial Day Promo Discount Code And Free Sports Techie Giveaway

Reebok Spartan Race is not only All-World because of events in 20 countries but it definitely represents the good ol’ USA, especially our Armed Forces which is why they have given the Sports Techie community blog readers a limited code that will give up to $40 off any race. One lucky reader and follower here in the U.S. will win a free 2015 Spartan Race code if you win the Rafflecopter contest giveaway prize. I have not participated in one of these challenging obstacle course races but many a Facebook, Twitter and Instagram friend has but it has been my pleasure to contribute blogs about this tough racing series readable via this link, here...

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New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics

 New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics - Sports Techie blog


New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics – Sports Techie blog

New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics

The Artic Smart Shirt by Hexoskin, is the first Biometric Smart Shirt for extreme cold weather activity and sport that records metrics produced by performance training, body motions and sleep patterns. The Sports Techie community blog has blogged about wearable tech products for our readers and followers knowledge, including Hexoskin. The Artic Smart Short sensors produce an amazing amount of insight for a garment that functions as a base layer in frigid weather allowing for optimizing workouts.

Hexoskin Expands Biometrics Clothing Line, Introduces the Arctic Smart Shirt.

Hexoskin Expands Biometrics Clothing Line, Introduces the Arctic Smart Shirt.

Hexoskin
Touted as a wearable precision lab, ...

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Not even #CaptainAmerica is immune to sports related #concussion. #football #soccer #hockey #kids

Not even #CaptainAmerica is immune to sports related #concussion.

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Is Your Child’s Brain Safe Playing Contact Sports?

The Sports Techie community blog has reported about the dangers of concussions in most all sports since I launched our sports technology business four years ago, but the alarming audacity by sports leagues, associations and federations to cover up the facts when it comes to the concussion dangers present to youth in sport has gone on long enough for me not to stand up against this sad cover up.

Making an Impact on Head injuries: The Tech Behind Football Helmets

Making an Impact on Head injuries: The Tech Behind Football Helmets

The Risk Of Brain Injuries Shifts As Children Grow Up, via NPR.

Of course, children’s brains can be injured falling off a stair or playing in the yard as they transition through their...

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Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship

Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship - Sports Techie blog

Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship – Sports Techie blog

Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship

The IRONMAN World Championship Built by Chocolate Milk series with Apolo Ohno and last year with Hines Ward, is a true testament to the recovery power of this delicious choco liquid drink and these aging athletes. I enjoyed blogging about their training habits, sports technology and build up to this Big Island event. Unfortunately, our Sports Techie community blog Q &A request to fellow Seattleite Ohno was again denied by the former speed skating world champion so we wish him and teammates, Jen Ator the best come Saturday.

There's only one stop left on their Mission Apolo journey – race days 2.4 mike swim, 112 miles of cycling and 26.2 mile run, all in under 17 hours.

There’s only one stop left on their Mission Apolo journey – race days 2...

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Prime Victus Is The Future Of Human Sports And Fantasy Performance

Prime Victus Is The Future Of Human Sports And Fantasy Performance - Sports Techie blog

Prime Victus Is The Future Of Human Sports And Fantasy Performance – Sports Techie blog

Prime Victus Is The Future Of Human Sports And Fantasy Performance

When an United States sports analytics company can claim they are the best in the world and way beyond Moneyball because of their expert sport services that combine science and technology to accurately predict human athletic performance via advance analytics in the future, it deserves a hard look by the NFL, NBA, MLB, Soccer, Motorsports and Lacrosse, plus College and Youth sports. Welcome to the sports tech company in Salt Lake City known as Prime Victus, the future of sports performance...

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