Get a 14-day free trial to Noom, a weight loss program and app
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Get a 14-day free trial to Noom, a weight loss program and app

UPDATE: Feb. 25, 2021, 5:10 p.m. ET This story has been updated to reflect recent pricing changes. UPDATE: June 29, 2020, 12:51 p.m. ET This story has been updated to reflect the length of Noom’s free trial.  UPDATE: Sept. 29, 2020, 4:02 p.m. ET This story has been updated to …

Foresite Capital raises $969 million fund to invest in healthcare startups across all stages of growth
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Foresite Capital raises $969 million fund to invest in healthcare startups across all stages of growth

Health and life science specialist investment firm Foresite Capital has raised a new fund, its fifth to date, totaling $969 million in commitments from LPs. This is the firm’s largest fund to date and was oversubscribed relative to its original target according to fund CEO and founder Dr. Jim Tananbaum, …

10 of the best workout apps for people looking to build healthier routines
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10 of the best workout apps for people looking to build healthier routines

Whether you work at home, don’t like the idea of working out in front of other people, or don’t have the time and money to hire a personal trainer, you don’t have to abandon the idea of working out altogether. There are lots of roads to personal fitness, and some …

Get a 14-day free trial to Noom, a weight loss program and app
Apps And Software

Get a 14-day free trial to Noom, a weight loss program and app

UPDATE: June 29, 2020, 12:51 p.m. ET This story has been updated to reflect the length of Noom’s free trial.  UPDATE: Sept. 29, 2020, 4:02 p.m. ET This story has been updated to reflect the cost of the trial. UPDATE: Jan. 6, 2021, 4:12 p.m. ET This story has been …

The best treadmills for running or walking at home
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The best treadmills for running or walking at home

Anyone who’s made a New Year’s resolution to work out more knows: The hardest part of getting moving can be just getting out of the house. Even longtime runners need to bribe themselves with DoorDash afterward on occasion. Home treadmills are a godsend for this exact reason. They’re a sweet, …

The best treadmills for running or walking at home
Culture

The best treadmills for running or walking at home

Anyone who’s made a New Year’s resolution to work out more knows: The hardest part of getting moving can be just getting out of the house. Even longtime runners need to bribe themselves with DoorDash afterward on occasion. Home treadmills are a godsend for this exact reason. They’re a sweet, …

What’s the deal with nano weed edibles?
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What’s the deal with nano weed edibles?

The information contained in this article is not a substitute for, or alternative to information from a healthcare practitioner. Please consult a healthcare professional before using any product and check your local laws before making any purchasing decisions. Edibles are always a gamble, but up-and-coming  nanotechnology in the cannabis space may …

Fitbit and Deepak Chopra launch 'Mindful Method' mental health series
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Fitbit and Deepak Chopra launch ‘Mindful Method’ mental health series

After the year we've had, it can be all too easy to feel emotionally and mentally overwhelmed. Thankfully, there has been growing awareness in the tech industry that our mental health contributes to our overall wellbeing as well. Fitbit was one o… Continue Reading…

Eat this, exercise now; new personalized software predicts and helps prevent blood sugar spikes
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Eat this, exercise now; new personalized software predicts and helps prevent blood sugar spikes

Not everyone has Type 2 diabetes, the disease that causes chronically high blood sugar levels, but many do. Around 9% of Americans are afflicted, and another 30% are at risk of developing it. Enter software by January AI, a four-year-old, subscription-based startup that in November began providing personalized nutritional and …

Lyft offers free rides to COVID-19 vaccinations at CVS sites
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Lyft offers free rides to COVID-19 vaccinations at CVS sites

Earlier this month, Uber announced free and discounted rides to Walgreens pharmacies for COVID-19 vaccination shots. This week Lyft announced something similar, but to CVS locations.  Lyft will provide free or discounted rides to vaccination appointments at CVS Health community clinics. These clinics will open in March and April in …