Spoonshot on how food technology can reduce food waste

Spoonshot on how food technology can reduce food waste

As International Food Loss and Waste Awareness Day approaches, Labiotech interviewed Spoonshot co-founder and CEO Kishan Vasani to find out how the food technology sector can tackle food waste. Spoonshot is a software platform for food and beverage professionals that delivers category intelligence by leveraging data from more than 28,000 sources and applying artificial intelligence …

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I stopped using this fitness tracker at night, because I became obsessed with my sleep scales

I’m obsessed with sleep. I’m the kind of girl who works eight hours a night, and I’m usually in bed by 10pm, with tried and tested duvets and pillows, to ensure I get the best night’s sleep possible. But after I started wearing a fitness tracker to monitor the quality of my naps, my sleep …

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Mobile pantry combats food insecurity on campus

Mobile pantry combats food insecurity on campus

Volunteers line up at tables to distribute food to community members at the mobile food pantry on September 27. (Isabella Hammond/CU Independent) On Tuesday, September 27, staff and volunteers at the University of Colorado Boulder distributed boxes of food to local community members at the University Memorial South Terrace Plaza Center. Hosted by the CU …

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San Diego declares homelessness a public health crisis.  "Today, our piece is taking an important step"

San Diego declares homelessness a public health crisis. “Today, our piece is taking an important step”

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors unanimously declared homelessness a public health crisis Tuesday, a move the board said would create a more standardized regional approach to the problem. In another unanimous vote, supervisors also approved a $3 million pilot program to provide $500 per month to 220 seniors to help them avoid homelessness …

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Ankle sprain management during exercise and fitness in the fall |  learning key

Ankle sprain management during exercise and fitness in the fall | learning key

As fall sports heat up for kids, so do 5Ks, marathons, and golf for adults, spraining the ankle for athletes of all ages. Michael J. says: American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS). “While no one enjoys being sidelined for the physical activities they love, a prompt diagnosis and treatment of an ankle injury …

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Groups seek president's attention to food safety in upcoming farm bill

Groups seek president’s attention to food safety in upcoming farm bill

This is an excerpt from a letter a coalition of 150 groups sent to President Biden earlier this month. The subject of the letter was the upcoming negotiations on Farm Bill, which includes many topics. This is the food safety discourse section. Every five years, Congress re-authorizes the Farm Act, a broad-based piece of legislation …

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Hyatt and Life Fitness: Creating Unique Wellness Experiences

Hyatt and Life Fitness: Creating Unique Wellness Experiences

Life Fitness is proud to be Hyatt’s trusted partner in your wellness journey. A clear example of this partnership is seen in the co-creation of the fitness space at Hyatt Place/Hyatt House Luxe. In recent years, the way travelers understand their travels has changed. A new focus on health and wellness among guests has grown …

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Weight loss can have long-term health benefits for obese individuals, but not for thin people

Weight loss can have long-term health benefits for obese individuals, but not for thin people

Losing weight on purpose can bring long-term health benefits to obese individuals, no matter what method or strategy they use, according to a study of nearly 200,000 people. Those who lost more than 4.5 kg had less weight gain and a lower risk of type 2 diabetes than those who did not lose weight, but …

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