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Positive health impact of Pokemon Go soon diminishes

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 05:50

In the first week of playing Pokemon Go, people will take 955 additional steps per day. But this will soon peter out by week six.


IT HAS been hailed as a revolutionary way to get people moving, using smartphones to pursue cartoon creatures through city parks and streets on foot, instead of taking the car or metro.

But has Pokemon Go made people more active and healthy? A study on Wednesday reported

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