Personal Health

News and Articles About Personal Health

Investors Toss $18.5 Million at Salad Chain Sweetgreen
Fast Casual Restaurants

Investors Toss $18.5 Million at Salad Chain Sweetgreen

Shake Shack's founder Daniel Meyer, billionaire Steve Case and other investors are sold on the healthy, seasonal fast-casual.
Kate Taylor
Keeping Girls in School Is This Startup's Mission
Impact Investing

Keeping Girls in School Is This Startup's Mission

One couple took a trip of a lifetime. Then they started a company that changes the lives of many.
Jenny Griffin
Move Over DNA, Your Wearable Data Could Soon Be Used in the Courtroom
Wearable Tech

Move Over DNA, Your Wearable Data Could Soon Be Used in the Courtroom

A Canadian personal injury case making use of a plaintiff's Fitbit data could set a global precedent.
Nina Zipkin
A Fitbit for Your Employees' Emotional Health? It's Already Happening.
Personal Health

A Fitbit for Your Employees' Emotional Health? It's Already Happening.

The companies behind the program are hoping that, in the long run, Moodhacker can cut down on costs related to depression and increase workplace productivity.
Nina Zipkin
Soylent Says Won't Sue Copycat Meal Replacement 'Schmoylent'
Intellectual Property

Soylent Says Won't Sue Copycat Meal Replacement 'Schmoylent'

The original meal replacement company says it won't take legal action, but discouraged the knockoff from trying to compete.
Kate Taylor
Work, Eat, Sleep: How These Products Are Trying to Improve Your Daily Grind
Health

Work, Eat, Sleep: How These Products Are Trying to Improve Your Daily Grind

A standing desk, a customized mattress and a smart scale. Can replacing daily objects allow us to lead healthier, more productive lives?
Laura Entis
6 Strategies for Transforming Your Life and Business Now
Personal Development

6 Strategies for Transforming Your Life and Business Now

New Year's resolutions have some value but every day is your opportunity to change your life.
Peter Voogd
13 Productivity Hacks to Help You Get Stuff Done
Productivity

13 Productivity Hacks to Help You Get Stuff Done

These tips will help you blast through your to-do list and look forward to next week's work.
Jonathan Long
5 Ways to Winterize Your Business
Business Circle

5 Ways to Winterize Your Business

'Tis the season to be healthy, wealthy and wise. It's possible to focus on delivering solid results while also showing some seasonal spirit.
Marty Fukuda
This New USDA-Approved Potato Could Yield Less Carcinogenic Fries
Food Businesses

This New USDA-Approved Potato Could Yield Less Carcinogenic Fries

The supplier of McDonald's French Fries just got the green light from the Department of Agriculture to commercially plant genetically-modified potatoes that resists bruising and produces less of a chemical that may cause cancer when fried.
Kate Taylor
Why I Want My Employees to Sleep on the Job
Sleep

Why I Want My Employees to Sleep on the Job

Burning the midnight oil and skipping sleep to gain a competitive advantage is something a lot of entrepreneurs and other professionals are tempted to do.
Ryan Holmes
8 Tips for an Awesome, Healthier Commute
Personal Health

8 Tips for an Awesome, Healthier Commute

Whether you bike it to work or simply unwind your mind in the subway, aim to strip stress from the seemingly empty moments.
Natasha Withers
Delivered by
Meet Spruce, a Telemedicine App Designed to Stop Acne in Its Tracks
Apps

Meet Spruce, a Telemedicine App Designed to Stop Acne in Its Tracks

Now you can get medical help for acne from the privacy of your own phone.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apply the Brakes Before You Break
Work-Life Balance

Apply the Brakes Before You Break

Instead of keeping a constant connection to smart devices, many professionals might benefit from taking time to chill, move and unplug.
Scott Eblin