Health

This Company Found a Way to Sell Something No One Wants to Discuss
Timelines

This Company Found a Way to Sell Something No One Wants to Discuss

Learn the timeline behind Utah's Squatty Potty.
Jason Ankeny
Why Viral YouTube Fitness Video Star Cassey Ho Will Never Diet Again
Health

Why Viral YouTube Fitness Video Star Cassey Ho Will Never Diet Again

The popular pilates instructor discusses the painful reasons it wasn't worth starving herself of carbs in pursuit of 'skinnier arms and a six-pack.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Link Found Between Working Night Shifts and Increased Risk of Heart Disease
Health

Link Found Between Working Night Shifts and Increased Risk of Heart Disease

Nurses in the study who worked at least three nights per month were more likely to develop heart problems over the next 24 years than nurses who stuck to daytime shifts.
Report Warns Alcohol, Processed Meats and Obesity Increase Stomach Cancer Risk
Personal Health

Report Warns Alcohol, Processed Meats and Obesity Increase Stomach Cancer Risk

The authors claim avoiding these factors could prevent 4,000 new stomach cancer cases in the U.S. each year.
Lydia Belanger
Why You Need to Talk About Mental Health in the Workplace and How Technology Is Changing the Way It's Treated
Mental Health

Why You Need to Talk About Mental Health in the Workplace and How Technology Is Changing the Way It's Treated

Watch four leaders in the evolving space of employee health benefits talk about the changing landscape of mental health and associated insurance benefits in this panel discussion.
Catherine Clifford
U.S. Regulators Aim to Ban Founder of Blood-Testing Firm Theranos
Theranos

U.S. Regulators Aim to Ban Founder of Blood-Testing Firm Theranos

Government says the company failed to fix deficiencies at its California laboratory.
YouTube Fitness Star Cassey Ho's 3 Quick Health Tips For Busy Entrepreneurs
Health

YouTube Fitness Star Cassey Ho's 3 Quick Health Tips For Busy Entrepreneurs

The popular pilates instructor says these are the essential cornerstones of staying fit and eating right when you're on a tight schedule.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google.org Pledges $20 Million to Support Disability Technologies
Google

Google.org Pledges $20 Million to Support Disability Technologies

The money is spread across 29 programs working on disability technologies. Here are five examples.
Less Sleep May Mean More Risk of Colds and Infections
Sleep

Less Sleep May Mean More Risk of Colds and Infections

A study shows that not getting enough sleep impacts the immune, endocrine and cardiovascular systems.
4 Major Threats to an Entrepreneur's Health
Personal Health

4 Major Threats to an Entrepreneur's Health

It's important to maintain your own health while pursuing your entrepreneurial goals.
Tim Burd
Theranos Is Dealt Another Blow, With 'Abnormal' Results In New Lab Study
Theranos

Theranos Is Dealt Another Blow, With 'Abnormal' Results In New Lab Study

The higher number of abnormal test results, researchers wrote, 'can have negative consequences for medicine in the form of extra testing, additional patient visits to clinics/hospitals, and added doctor services.'
Roger Parloff
Why Positivity Matters -- and 3 Ways to Achieve It
Positivity

Why Positivity Matters -- and 3 Ways to Achieve It

Read this piece to turn your frown upside down.
Travis Bradberry
Want to Keep Your Brain 10 Years Younger? Regular Exercise May Help.
Health

Want to Keep Your Brain 10 Years Younger? Regular Exercise May Help.

Reason number 921 to get off your duff: New research indicates that routinely breaking a sweat can lead to sharper thinking.
Kim Lachance Shandrow