HyperFit: Hybrid media in personal nutrition and exercise management

  title={HyperFit: Hybrid media in personal nutrition and exercise management},
  author={Paula J{\"a}rvinen and Timo J{\"a}rvinen and Liisa L{\"a}hteenm{\"a}ki and Caj S{\"o}derg{\aa}rd},
  journal={2008 Second International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare},
HyperFit is an Internet service for personal management of nutrition and exercise. It provides tools for promoting healthy diet and physical activity. The principle of the service is to mimic the process of personal nutrition counseling. It includes self evaluation tools for testing and goal definition, food and exercise diaries, analysis tools, and feedback and encouragement given by a virtual trainer. Recommendations by the Finnish National Nutrition Council are used as the nutritional basis… CONTINUE READING
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