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Is your fitness tracking device accurate?

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BURLINGTON, Vt. -

Many of you use fitness trackers like Fitbit or smartwatches.

Now, a new study looked at just how accurate those are. Researchers found that they aren't as accurate as the monitors use by doctors, but they're probably accurate enough for what you need them to do.

The study did find that as activity increased the accuracy went down.

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