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Fitness Brand Fitbit Finds India To be The Most Sleep-deprived and Least Active Country

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India To be The Most Sleep-deprived and Least Active Country

Due to the lifestyle and workload we have, we barely get any time to take some rest or to chill out ourselves. We work like 24*7 right from Monday till Sunday and this cycle goes on and on. According to a recent survey conducted by a fitness brand, Fitbit has come up with their findings that India is the second most sleep-deprived country with an average night sleep of 7 hours and 1 minute, while Japan is the most sleep-deprived nation globally with an average night sleep of only 6 hours and 47 minutes.

Fitbit has analyzed the data of individuals based on their device

Based upon the aggregated user data analysis from different 8 countries including India, Canada, Chile, France, Germany, Argentina, Australia, Italy, Ireland, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, Peru, New Zealand, Singapore, Spain, the US, and the UK. Based on the data analyzed by the company for these countries, they have found out that Indians get 77 minutes of rapid eye movement (REM) sleep, which is the lowest in the world as similar to that of Japanese.

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REM was also the least for Indians

Rapid Eye Movement was also the least for Indians

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REM (Rapid Eye Movement) which is one of the most essential parts of sleep also comes out to be the least among Indians and Japanese. On average, people in India and Japan get only 77 REM sleep.

The report also finds that people belonging to the age group between 75-90 years age group get the least sleep (6 hours and 35 minutes) as compared to other age groups. While the members belonging to the age group between 18-25 years age group go to bed more than an hour later than those belonging to the age group between 75-90 years.

Also read: How To Break 5 Bad Bedtime Habits

Fitbit found that Indians are less active

Fitbit found that Indians are less active

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Not only this, but Fitbit also has found out that Indians are the least active as they log in 6,533 steps a day which is 3,600 steps less than the average of the most active country, Hong Kong. The report findings are alarming, and the report is based on the people who are using their fitness band, Fitbit. The same information cannot be generalized for everyone in India who are using different brand’s fitness bands.

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Nike has Designed Special Trainers for Medical Professionals To Help Them Work During Long Shifts

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Nike has Designed Special Trainers for Medical Professionals

The international footwear brand, Nike never disappoints us when it comes to development and innovation in its shoes. We have seen many of its premium quality shoes until now which are designed for specific purposes. Now, taking the road ahead, Nike has crafted a special sneaker that is specially designed for medical workers like doctors and nurses who work for long shifts of 12 hours per day. The Nike Air Zoom Pulse trainers are designed in such a way that is easy to wear and simple to clean it off.

They also have an extra comfortable grippy rubber sole, a plastic coating as well as elastic fit. Besides this, these sneakers also have “fit, cushioning and traction systems” to secure the foot of the medical health professionals in all conditions.

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Nike conducts product testing at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland

The Air Zoom Pulse trainers by Nike

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For designing these special sneakers and to meet the challenges of the medical workers, Nike has conducted product testing at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon, to receive worker’s insights. The shoe has been made keeping in mind the hectic schedule of medical professionals.

The Air Zoom Pulse trainers by Nike

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This is why the shoes are easy to get on and off, easy to fit and easy to clean. They are also laceless which makes them easy to wear at one go using your one hand only. They have a protective PU-coated synthetic vamp and an elastic strap which keeps the heel secured flexible.

Also read: Adidas To Produce 11 Million Pairs of Shoes Using Recycled Ocean Plastic

Profit from the sale proceeds will be donated to the hospital

Nike shoes for Medical Professionals

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All the profit that will be coming from selling the shoes will go to the Portland hospital to the children who are designing their own version of Nike shoes under the Doernbecher Freestyle Program which is a partnership of Nike with the hospital.

Nike will launch 6 versions of these special trainers

Nike shoes for Medical Professionals

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The shoe company, Nike will be launching six designs of the trainers and they will go on sale on December 7, 2019. So, stay tuned everyone.

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This is a great initiative undertaken by the company to support the medical professional who works all day long to meet the needs of the patients. Kudos to team Nike!

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Hyderabadi Girl Mothi Divya Got Admitted in The Same School Where She Used To Beg for Food

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Hyderabadi Girl Mothi Divya Got Admitted in The School

Really, social media is wonderful, and it can help you a lot. Recently with the use of the power of social media, Pune maid got overloaded with job offers from around the country. Now, this is the second time where social media is helping those who are in need. Today I will share with you a story of a poor slum girl, Mothi Divya, a daughter of a garbage collector who was seen begging almost daily outside the school with her empty bowl. And you won’t believe the heart-wrenching photo of a hungry girl got viral on the internet and was published in a Telugu daily recently. And guess what, that Hyderabad has got admitted into that same school where she used to beg. Isn’t that wonderful?

Photographer Avula Srinivas did an excellent job

The photograph was clicked by Avula Srinivas and the picture got published in the Telugu newspaper, Eenadu with the title ‘Aakali Choopu’, which means ‘hungry look’.

She got admitted to Deval Jham Singh Government High School

The school in which she got admission is known by the name of Deval Jham Singh Government High School in Gudimalkapur, Hyderabad where her picture was clicked outside the classroom when she was trying to peep inside the class with the intense hungry look.

The photograph went viral on social media like fire in the bush

The heart-wrenching photograph of that girl went viral on social media like anything. The viral photograph was noticed by Venkat Reddy, who is the National Convenor at MV Foundation which is an NGO working for the rights of the girl child. He shared Mothi’s picture on Facebook and wrote, “Why is this child not enrolled and have her right to food and right to education…it’s a shame…”

Venkat Reddy enrolled her in the school

Not only did he shared the picture on social media, but also, he got in touch with his organization and the volunteers to make sure that Mothi should get the right education and good food. After some time, the girl child was enrolled in that school. All thanks to him!

Social media really did wonders for her

Taking it to social media, Venkat Reddy has shared Divya’s picture with her parents when she was going to attend the school on the first day. She was nicely dressed in a school uniform which will make your heart teary-eyed.

Netizens are happy that she got admitted in the school

The netizens are really very happy to see her like this. Here is a glimpse of how they reacted after seeing her like this-

Daughter of a garbage collector and sweeper, Divya lived in a slum near the school. She visited the school every day in the hope to get food after her parents left for work.

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Pigeon Found Stealing Poppies from The Unknown Soldier’s Tomb to Build A Colourful Nest

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Pigeon Found Stealing Poppies to Build A Colourful Nest

The case of missing poppies has been resolved now as the staff of the Australian War Memorial which is located in Canberra has finally found the person who is stealing poppies from the tomb of the Unknown Soldier to build a colourful nest.  And you know who the person behind stealing those poppies is? It’s a pigeon yes, a pigeon. The pigeon has created the nest with red flowers under the light of a stained glass window at the Australian War Memorial. And the beautiful nest lead-up to Remembrance Day commemorations which is held on November 11th every year.

Why is poppy so significant?

Pigeon Found Stealing Poppies

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Do you know poppy is a symbol that is used by Commonwealth countries to recognize the sacrifice made by the members of the armed forces who have died for the country?

Where did the pigeon has made the nest and what does it signify?

Pigeon Found Stealing Poppies

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The bird has made the colourful nest near the stained glass window which commemorates the wounded soldier which symbolizes the quality of “endurance” and the nest of poppies created there represents the powerful bond between the man and beast on the battlefield.

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Pigeons were used as a means of communication during warfare

Pigeon Found Stealing Poppies

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We all know that pigeons are considered very unpleasant but they have been used as allies during the battle. Earlier, there were no means of communication such as phones or other things. So, pigeons were used in warfare as a means of communication to send your message to and fro from one place to another where a person can’t go.

32 pigeons were awarded medal during the World War II

Pigeon steals Poppies

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Do you know 32 pigeons were awarded the PDSA Dickin Medal during World War II? This medal is awarded to those animals only who display conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.

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