Do You Use a Fitness Tracker

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More hospitals giving patients fitness tracker.

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A separate study suggests there are benefits of using fitness trackers in hospitals.

Researchers from Cedars Sinai in Los Angeles used Fitbits to monitor patients activity after surgery.

The more steps patients took in the days after surgery the less time they spent in the hospital.

Data from the activity trackers also helped doctors know if a patient was recovering well.

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