Free Summer Fitness

Planet Fitness To Open Its Doors To Teens For Free All Summer Long ‘Teen Summer Challenge’ Program Invites Teenagers Ages 15 – 18 to Work Out for Free in all of its 1,700+ locations nationwide from May 15 – September 1 New Research Finds 91 Percent of Teens Want to Stay Active Over the Summer, […]

Super Bowl Supplements

With the average length of an NFL career lasting just over three years, experts, trainers, reporters, fans and – naturally – colleagues all want to know “the secret” or “the recipe” of success for a player still at the top of his game in his 13th year in the league. That player is Super Bowl champion Vernon […]

Standing Room Only

How many hours a day do you spend sitting? What if you added up all the time you spend watching TV, sitting in the car and using your computer?  One study found that the average adult spends 50 – 60% of their day in sedentary pursuits. [i] When the Journal of Medicine and Science looked at the association […]

Mr. Right: CC Sabathia

Boys & Girls Clubs of America And CC Sabathia Host “Triple Play Day” To Enable Youth To Take Charge Of Their Health New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia joined Boys & Girls Clubs of America to lead a series of wellness activities for more than 200 youth at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center in New York City June […]

Diabetes & Mental Health

A Darker Side to Diabetes: 51% of Patients Have Been Treated for Stress or Mental Health Issues, According to New Survey by Ieso Ahead of UK Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 (14th to 21st May), an independent survey of people diagnosed with type 1 and 2 diabetes,commissioned by Ieso Digital Health highlights the scale of stress and mental health problems affecting those living with this chronic condition. Three quarters (75%) of young adults (16-34) believe that their mental health […]

Steph Curry & Kaiser

Kaiser Permanente and NBA All-Star Stephen Curry Team Up to Promote Importance of Mental Resilience Kaiser Permanente and two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors have teamed up for a televised message about how mental resilience helps the NBA All-Star grow as a person and as a top-level athlete — and how […]

Opioid Crisis Documentary

‘Do No Harm: The Opioid Epidemic’ National Premiere Screening Narrated by Golden Globe-winning actor Ed Harris, the new documentary Do No Harm: The Opioid Epidemic takes an in-depth look at this crisis affecting the entire country. It tells poignant stories from addicts, recovering addicts, and families who have suffered devastating losses. The film carefully discloses which drug companies […]

PRE Fights Child Obesity

PRE® Brands Partners with Common Threads to Help Fight Childhood Obesity Better-for-you Food Brand Sets Goal to Send 300 Under-served Chicago Kids to Cooking School PRE® Brands, purveyors of better-for-you food, including a line of 100% grass fed and grass finished premium beef, will donate a portion of proceeds for every package of ground beef sold in the Chicago […]

Walnuts for Wellness

Consuming Walnuts May Help Keep the Gut Healthy, Says New Animal Research Walnuts may help increase beneficial bacteria Conclusions from a new animal study suggest that walnut consumption may be beneficial for digestive health by increasing the amount of good probiotic-type bacteria in the gut.1 Walnuts do this by acting as a prebiotic to help nourish […]

Power-Packed Plates

Hain Celestial Offers Tips for Cleaner Eating Tomato Soup with Herb Roasted Shrimp As summer approaches and more fresh fruits and veggies come into season, it’s a great time to think about how to “clean your plate.” And, by this, we don’t mean eating every last bite. At Hain Celestial, a clean plate means a […]