Category: Gear / Products / Health and Fitness

October 31, 2020

Neck-Deep in Stress? Try This Heated Massager

TruMedic’s latest massager contains two sets of rotating balls that simulate the kneading motion of human hands.


by Christopher Null in Gear
October 28, 2020

22 Face Masks We Actually Like to Wear

Here are the WIRED staff’s favorite face coverings for running, walking the dog, going to work, or looking stylish.


by Adrienne So in Cover Up
October 22, 2020

How to Use Blood Oxygen Data on Apple Watch, Garmin, Fitbit, Samsung

The latest smartwatches come with sensors that measure oxygen levels in your blood. If you own one, here’s what that means for you.


by Boone Ashworth in Gear
October 11, 2020

How to Disinfect Everything: Coronavirus Home Cleaning Tips

These are our in-depth best practices for keeping yourself (and just about everything else) clean and Covid-19 free.


by Jess Grey Matt Jancer in Coronavirus Tips
October 9, 2020

Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE Review: Better Features, Worse Battery

Checking your blood oxygen is a very reasonable addition to Apple’s suite of health features.


by Adrienne So in Gear
October 4, 2020

The Best Menstrual Products (2020): Period Underwear, Cups, Pads, Etc

If you’re spending more time at home, here are some budget- and eco-friendly products—like a cup, period underwear, or reusable pads—to explore.


by Medea Giordano in Code Red
October 2, 2020

Lumen Metabolism Tracker Review

Breathe into it and the Lumen will tell you how well you’re burning fat, and how to eat healthier.


by Medea Giordano in Gear
October 1, 2020

Fitbit Sense Review: It Can Measure Stress—Sort Of

Fitbit’s newest watch can track SpO2 and electrodermal activity, but it can’t handle 2020.


by Adrienne So in Gear
September 22, 2020

11 Best Fitness Trackers (and Fitness Watches) for 2020

Do you need an activity tracker for skiing, or for counting your steps around the backyard? We’ve found the best fitness watches and trackers for everybody.


by Adrienne So in Gear
September 20, 2020

The Best Creams and Tools for Removing Hair: Creams, Wax, and More

Shaving can cause razor burn and ingrown hairs. These alternative options might be better for your skin—and sanity.


by Medea Giordano in Gear