Calculator That Tells Your Fitness Age Created

by Sheela Philomena on  November 5, 2013 at 12:19 PM Research News
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A new calculator that is capable of working out your fitness age has been created by researchers.
 Calculator That Tells Your Fitness Age Created
Calculator That Tells Your Fitness Age Created
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According to the UK website, the calculator asks seven questions about users' lifestyle and physique to find out how well your body delivers oxygen to its cells - a measurement called VO2 max.

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The scientists confessed that the device is not any exact science but is a "rough estimate of cardiorespiratory fitness", News.com.au reported.

For the study, lead researcher Ulrik Wisloff and his team got 5,000 people between 20 - 90 years old to run on a treadmill to the exhaustion point.

Source: ANI
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