Humana, Weight Watchers team-up to tackle obesity

Humana, Weight Watchers team-up to tackle obesity

All Humana members in qualified employer-sponsored health plans now have free and discounted access to Weight Watchers through an integrated wellness program.
Miiya smart watch launched to fight childhood obesity

Miiya smart watch launched to fight childhood obesity

Similarly to other activity trackers, the device will keep up with its wearer's (child's) whereabouts while promoting exercise along the way.
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A Florida school using mobile technology to tackle obesity

50 overweight students will be selected for the program that will track their activity levels and sleep using Fitbit's wearable devices.
Kurbo Health

Kurbo Health unveils a mobile program to fight childhood obesity

Incorporating mobile apps, virtual feedback and live, personalized coaching, Kurbo teaches kids, teens and their families how to eat healthier and lose weight.
Fitnet to support University of Kansas Medical Center childhood obesity program

Fitnet to support University of Kansas Medical Center childhood obesity program

Fitnet will use its advanced computer vision technology to connect families with health and nutritional information as well as real personal trainers.
childhood obesity

Twitter is a great tool for fighting childhood obesity

A new study examined the use of the hashtag #childhoodobesity to track Twitter conversations about the issue of overweight kids.