The state says 31 health clubs are unregistered and an additional 22 clubs are registered but allegedly violated New Jersey law by selling longer-term contracts to members without maintaining a required security bond.
The 61,000-square-foot complex, which was completed in January 2013, received 17 out of 19 points on its LEED scorecard before solar panels and a solar pool heater boosted the project to a perfect score.
The 33rd Annual International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) Convention and Trade Show is set to open March 12 in San Diego, drawing an international crowd of commercial club operators and staff to the San Diego Convention Center for four days of seminars and two days of exhibits.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed an update to the nutrition facts label for packaged foods that was adopted in 1994. The changes would reflect the latest scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic diseases, such as obesity and heart disease.
Obesity among children aged 2 to 5 years old declined by 43 percent from 2003 to 2012, but the obesity rate increased for women over 60, according to National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Washington, DC.
U.S. Senators Mark Udall of Colorado and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska have introduced the Fit to Serve Act, which would boost nutritional awareness for youth and help improve fitness and health among military-aged Americans.