Snacking on empty calories is a major cause of obesity and NatureBox replaces that junk food with healthier alternatives through an online subscription service.
Fitly takes the pain points out of healthy eating by providing families with healthy meal ideas, online ordering, free grocery delivery, and simple preparation instructions.
Keas announced at Healthbeat today new content partnerships with My Healthy Dish and Noshtopia that will help employees make wiser nutritional choices and save employers money on health care costs.
Adults have FitBit, Fuelband — maybe someday again — Jawbone UP. Kids now have Zamzee.
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Satiety, a Palo Alto, Calif., device maker focused on obesity, raised $30 million in a fourth round of funding. Skyline Ventures led the round, joined by HLM Venture Partners, Pinnacle Ventures, Venrock, Three Arch Partners, Morgenthaler Ventures and Thomas Fogarty.