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General Mills Invests in Kale Chips

By Anna Starostinetskaya The major food corporation's stake in kale chip company Rhythm Superfoods is the latest addition to its growing plant-based portfolio. On Tuesday, 301 Inc.—the venture capital fund of food corporation General Mills—announced it...

Can Wearable Technology Detect The First Signs of a Cold?

In the last decade, we’ve traveled a gigantic leap forward when it comes to what gadgets can tell us about ourselves. Wearable tech can now detect when you’re about to fall ill, simply by...

Physical Therapy Instead of Surgery for Knee Injuries May Be Just as Effective

Middle-aged adults who are diagnosed with a degenerative meniscal tear—a common injury caused by wear and tear of the knee joint—should first try physical therapy, recommends new research published this week in The BMJ. Supervised exercise is just as effective...

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FluidStance: Making Your Stand Up Desk Even Healthier

By: Frankie Jenkins You may remember a few months back I wrote an article about a great stand up desk from ReadyDesk. While that desk is...

Why Drinking Water First Thing After Waking, Has Huge Health Benefits

“Did You Know…that drinking water in the morning immediately upon waking up can have amazing therapeutic effects for a multitude of health conditions—ranging from...

The Ultimate Post Workout Smoothie

What is the best post workout smoothie around? Assuming you are coming off a great workout that burned a lot of calories, then this...