Here are apps that encourage fitness by making it fun or by offering financial rewards or penalties.
Millions of Americans now wear fitness bands on their wrists to count
their steps daily. Some employers are using fitness trackers to set
Trammell Smith aims to make a name
for himself in the fitness industry, which generates more than an
estimated $75 billion annually.
New rules seek to ensure wellness programs actually promote good health and
are not just used to collect or sell sensitive medical info.
National Women's Health Week highlights health issues that concern women as well as to encourage better health care practices.
In a recent survey, overweight workers who have access to company gyms or wellness programs say they can’t squeeze exercise into the workday.
A growing wariness among consumers about GMOs has led to a fight over whether foods containing such ingredients should
say so on the label.
In retirement, good health is very costly. That's the
conclusion of a new study comparing health care costs with various health conditions.
January is Glaucoma Awareness Month and, according to medical experts, African Americans are especially at risk. Here, a National Eye Institute spokesperson weighs in.
It's no surprise that losing weight is at the top
of New Year’s resolutions; Dr. Donna Hamilton says obsession w/ weight is too narrow a focus.