Tag Archives: health

A Couple Thanksgiving Infographics for your Break We thought we’d share two interesting infographics about everyone’s favorite annual feast. One, courtesy of TXU Energy, illustrates the cost of the turkey consumption, while the other, from Big Eye Creative offers some interesting facts about the Thanksgiving Holiday. If you want to know how to re-purpose your Thanksgiving leftovers [...]

The Formulation Station: Online Customization Hits the Supplement Industry   The nutritional supplement company, Alcrea Health, has just launched an innovative new site, ushering the supplement industry into the digital age. If you’re a healthcare professional with an idea for a nutritional supplement, but lack the resources to experiment, test, package, and brand it, Alcrea’s [...]

A Summer Recipe for Healthy Eyes Yesterday we posted an infographic highlighting some of the most important foods for keeping your eyes healthy. With the weather heating up and the 4th of July only a day away, we started thinking of ways to make summer grilling a little more eye-healthy. We wouldn’t expect anyone to [...]

Dry Eye Sufferers Can Help Boost Starbucks’ Stock   Thanks to University of Tokyo researchers, morning coffee breath may be justified for the estimated 4 million dry eye sufferers over the age of 50 in the United States.  The study, available in the American Academy of Ophthalmology Journal, reports that all 78 participants in the [...]

The Visual MD Brings Health & Wellness Education to the Masses   The most recent video to be released from TEDMED 2011 is a presentation from Alexander Tsiaris on his revolutionary health information website, The Visual MD. Tsiaris is a world-renowned technologist, journalist, photographer, painter, author, and entrepreneur who made his way into the world [...]

Striiv Offers Motivation to Stay Healthy   We can’t help but give the Consumer Electronics Show  more hype, especially with the pertinent healthcare-related gadgets and software that we have still yet to cover. One such is Striiv, a wearable touchscreen interactive pedometer that sets itself apart from the rest by cleverly combining aspects of gaming, social media, philanthropy, and [...]