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Healthcare Startups Improving Health Care Access in Rural Areas

One of the cornerstones of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 was improving access to health care in areas that are traditionally underserved. By making it easier for people in rem

Technology – Is It Making Us All Unhealthy?

Working in an office environment can be harmful to your health. Striking the correct work life balance in the 21st century can be a constant battle, and never more so than with the development of mobi

How Healthy Is Your Small Business?

Not sure how healthy your small business is? Take a look at some advice from the Herald Sun. IS YOUR BUSINESS UP AND COMING? A NEW business needs a proper financial, operational and legal structure to

Green Initiatives, Health and Financial Benefits; Why You Should Choose to Cycle to Work

There are so many good reasons to jump on your bike to work, rather than jumping in the car. We have seen around a 40% rise in the numbers of commuters travelling by bicycle to work in the US. However

Niche: Healthy Vending Geared Toward Kids

SeacoastOnline.com: It is no secret that childhood obesity and its associated risk factors have become a great cause for concern across the United States in recent years, but self-described social ent

What’s Wrong with Medicine? Too Much Healthcare

Reuters: Here is a diagnosis of what’s wrong with health care in America, straight from the horse’s mouth: There’s too much. In a new poll of primary care physicians, nearly half of

Useful Tips for Keeping Your Staff Healthy and Working Productively

One of the first things any business person needs to learn is how to keep their staff working productively. In part, this can be done by motivating them, rewarding them well and keeping them intereste

Little Known Benefits of Health Insurance

Accidents, injuries and illnesses occur all the while, so much so that we all know at least one person from our extended families who’s battling serious health troubles. Health insurance has sl

Niche Health: Pain-Free Needles

When is the last time you were jabbed with a needle in the name of health care? One inventor hopes to relieve some of that pain. Oliver Blackwell says his pain-free needle could be used in millions of

Health Care Taps ‘Mystery Shoppers’

WSJ: When James Loden, an ophthalmologist, recently peered into a patient’s eyes, he was evaluating her for laser surgery to correct her vision. But her eyes were sharp enough to have already sc

HealthSpot Station: Healthcare Kiosk

Gizmag: Billed as a telehealth system, the HealthSpot Station is a telepresence kiosk designed to take pressure off a beleaguered health care system by providing a private area where acute care patien

Scientists Replace Fat With Fruit Juice For Healthy Chocolate

DailyMail: It is great news for anyone with a sweet tooth – chocolate with fruit juice instead of fat has been developed. The healthy alternative replaces up to 50 per cent of chocolate’s

Niche Biz: Monthly, Healthy Snack Club

Business Insider: For $20 a month, subscribers receive a box of snack foods that are branded by NatureBox. The company works directly with farms and manufacturers to keep prices low; each box contains

Standing Desks: The Healthier Historic Alternative

In the the 18th and 19th centuries, nearly everyone used a standing desk, like the one that Ernest Hemingway is using the in the inset photo, and today they’re coming back in style as their health b

Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System® Launches Improved, Interactive, Easy-To-Use Website

Business Review Europe: Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System®, a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning businesses, has launched an easy-to-navigate website with improved interactive features,

Over 30 Percent Of Fresh Healthy Vending Franchise Owners Experienced Growth

VendingMarketWatch: Fresh Healthy Vending has appointed 145 franchisees since its inception in 2010. It reports that over 33 percent of the franchise owners have grown their businesses by adding more

Fresh Healthy Vending Expanding In Phoenix

Phoenix Business Journal: Fresh Healthy Vending is expanding its presence in the Phoenix area with the addition of 15 new vending machines set to debut in the next several months. The San Diego-based

5 Keys to Capitalizing on Health Care Business

The following is a guest post. Health care is one of the industries which is gaining momentum and has shown a significant growth in recent past, but it’s the requirement of the drivers of the i

Home Health Franchisee Expands

Memphis Business Journal: With eyes on the ballooning population of seniors in the Memphis market, Bill Love has doubled down on local territories serviced by Right at Home Memphis, his in-home care f

Vending Machines Make Technological Advances, Offering Organic Espresso Coffee, Health Food, Digital Movies, And iPads

Franchising.com: Vending machines have come a long way. While they started out being drab, boring, and stocked with often times old junk food options, today they are anything but. The new trend in ven