Calorie-Burning Labels Turn Everyday Buildings Into Exercise Machines

Calorie-Burning Labels Turn Everyday Buildings Into Exercise Machines

StepJockey posts labels on stairs so people can see how many calories they burn when they use it.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 18 november 2013

The UK government is backing a new fitness initiative that includes putting calorie-counting labels on staircases so people can keep track of how many calories they burn while taking the stairs.

The project, which was developed by StepJockey, includes an app and a website to help people count the calories burned when taking the stairs. The project is backed by London Mayor Boris Johnson, the Department of Health, and NHS London.

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