Medical http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/21011/more en Former NFL Athlete Brings Team and Whole Fitness Concept to New Jersey Fitness Facility http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-nfl-athlete-brings-team-and-whole-fitness-concept-new-jersey-fitness-facility <div class="field-byline"> James Dukart, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Construction has started on a 120,000-square-foot health and wellness center in Bordentown, NJ—the centerpiece of a 32.7-acre total health and wellness real estate development spearheaded by former NFL receiver Kevin Johnson.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-nfl-athlete-brings-team-and-whole-fitness-concept-new-jersey-fitness-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-nfl-athlete-brings-team-and-whole-fitness-concept-new-jersey-fitness-facility#comments For-profits Medical Wed, 25 Feb 2015 03:24:00 +0000 37661 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The rendering of the Team Campus Bordentown shows the 120-square-foot health and wellness center that will sit in the middle of the 32-acre campus. <em>Photo courtesy of K. Johnson Enterprises.</em></p> CentraCare Teams with Minnesota YMCA on New Building http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/centracare-teams-minnesota-ymca-new-building <div class="field-byline"> James Dukart, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CentraCare Health has pledged $4 million to help build a new Community and Aquatics center at the St. Cloud Area YMCA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/centracare-teams-minnesota-ymca-new-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/centracare-teams-minnesota-ymca-new-building#comments Medical Nonprofits Thu, 05 Feb 2015 14:03:00 +0000 36881 at http://clubindustry.com <p>CentraCare Health is taking its partnership with the St. Cloud Area YMCA to a new level by donating money for a new building to go with the existing Y building (pictured here) at which CentraCare Health will run classes on weight management, nutrition and other topics. <em>Photo courtesy of St. Cloud Area YMCA. </em></p> Louisiana Wellness Center Goes Healthy and Green http://clubindustry.com/medical/louisiana-wellness-center-goes-healthy-and-green <div class="field-byline"> James Dukart, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thibodaux Regional Medical Center is building a wellness center with an environmentally friendly design that will result in $150,000 savings in electricity and 700,000 gallons of savings in water.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/louisiana-wellness-center-goes-healthy-and-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/louisiana-wellness-center-goes-healthy-and-green#comments Medical Wed, 04 Feb 2015 00:40:00 +0000 36861 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Thibodaux Regional Medical Center&#39;s $73 million wellness center, when completed in early 2016, will be open to patients, members of the community and hospital staff in an effort to lower the obesity rate in the community. <em>Image courtesy of&nbsp;Thibodaux Regional Medical Center.&nbsp;</em></p> Wellness Center in Georgia Reopens after Dealing with Carbon Monoxide Leak http://clubindustry.com/medical/wellness-center-georgia-reopens-after-dealing-carbon-monoxide-leak <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two members at the Wellness Center, Navicent, in Macon were treated for exposure to the dangerous gas. The leak was blamed on corrosion in a boiler.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/wellness-center-georgia-reopens-after-dealing-carbon-monoxide-leak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/wellness-center-georgia-reopens-after-dealing-carbon-monoxide-leak#comments Medical Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:16:00 +0000 36831 at http://clubindustry.com Hunterdon HealthQuest and Hunterdon Healthcare Team to Develop Community Wellness Plan http://clubindustry.com/medical/hunterdon-healthquest-and-hunterdon-healthcare-team-develop-community-wellness-plan <div class="field-byline"> James Dukart, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fitness Club HealthQuest of Hunterdon (New Jersey) is joining forces with Hunterdon Healthcare System to offer reciprocal visits and facilities use. The organizations will develop a community wellness plan that will encourage community members to recognize the value of daily exercise.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/hunterdon-healthquest-and-hunterdon-healthcare-team-develop-community-wellness-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/hunterdon-healthquest-and-hunterdon-healthcare-team-develop-community-wellness-plan#comments For-profits Medical Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:23:00 +0000 36551 at http://clubindustry.com University of Mississippi Medical Center to Acquire For-profit Clubs http://clubindustry.com/medical/university-mississippi-medical-center-acquire-profit-clubs <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) will take over a chain of six for-profit clubs in the Jackson, MS, area beginning Jan. 1.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/university-mississippi-medical-center-acquire-profit-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/university-mississippi-medical-center-acquire-profit-clubs#comments For-profits Medical Sat, 27 Dec 2014 15:55:00 +0000 35441 at http://clubindustry.com FDA Proposes Changes to Nutrition Labels http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels <div class="node-body article-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels#comments Corporate For-profits Nutrition Medical Military Nonprofits Universities Mon, 03 Mar 2014 01:15:00 +0000 26361 at http://clubindustry.com Physical Therapists, Health Club Owners Integrate Services to Attract Clients, Meet Growing Demand http://clubindustry.com/profits/physical-therapists-health-club-owners-integrate-services-attract-clients-meet-growing-deman <div class="node-body article-body">As the active aging population grows and medical wellness gains popularity, more facilities are offering both fitness and physical therapy to attract and keep clients. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/physical-therapists-health-club-owners-integrate-services-attract-clients-meet-growing-deman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/physical-therapists-health-club-owners-integrate-services-attract-clients-meet-growing-deman#comments For-profits Programming Medical Premium Thu, 01 Aug 2013 16:00:00 +0000 18651 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Offering physical therapy in a health club setting can benefit therapists, clubs and clients. <i>Photo courtesy of Alan Bluth.</i></p> Akron General Health System Teams with Municipalities as Part of Its Integrated Wellness Partners Business http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-health-system-teams-municipalities-part-its-integrated-wellness-partners-busin <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, editor-in-chief </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As municipalities cut their budgets due to the recession, many city administrators have cut funding for city rec centers. Some of them are turning to privatizing some or all of their rec centers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-health-system-teams-municipalities-part-its-integrated-wellness-partners-busin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-health-system-teams-municipalities-part-its-integrated-wellness-partners-busin#comments For-profits Medical Sat, 01 Sep 2012 16:00:00 +0000 3746 at http://clubindustry.com Akron General Opens Third Wellness Center http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-opens-third-wellness-center <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, editor-in-chief </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Akron General Medical Center, Akron, OH, has opened its third LifeStyles Health and Wellness Center, this time in the Akron suburb of Green, OH. The hospital plans more centers in the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-opens-third-wellness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-opens-third-wellness-center#comments News Medical Mon, 13 Aug 2012 01:28:00 +0000 4161 at http://clubindustry.com