Do you trust your Fitbit so much that you base many of your weight loss choices on the readings it gives you? After learning about the results of yet another major study suggesting that these fitness trackers aren’t very accurate, you may find yourself changing your mind.
To start, it should be noted that the company behind the gadget does tell you that you can trust your Fitbit as a type of tool to give you overall guidance. That said, it does not suggest that it is 100 percent accurate, nor does it equate itself with the precision of medical tools. It is meant to provide you with some general feedback so you can better understand the trends in your activity and calorie intake. Continue reading