Medical http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/21011/more en 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/forprofits/akron-general-health-system-teams-with-municipalities-as-part-of-its-integrated-wellness-partners-business-20120901 <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/forprofits/akron-general-health-system-teams-with-municipalities-as-part-of-its-integrated-wellness-partners-business-20120901" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/forprofits/akron-general-health-system-teams-with-municipalities-as-part-of-its-integrated-wellness-partners-business-20120901#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 Health Clubs Count on Ancillary Revenue More Than You Think http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-clubs-count-ancillary-revenue-more-you-think <div class="field-byline"> Stuart Goldman, managing editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Several clubs emphasize the need to generate revenue from streams other than membership, according to results in the 2011 Club Industry State of the Industry survey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-clubs-count-ancillary-revenue-more-you-think" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-clubs-count-ancillary-revenue-more-you-think#comments For-profits News Programming Medical Wed, 01 Feb 2012 17:00:00 +0000 4718 at http://clubindustry.com Akron General Opens Wellness Center Development Business http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-opens-wellness-center-development-business <div class="field-byline"> Club Industry staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Akron General Health System is leveraging its 15 years in the health and wellness business to develop an additional revenue stream and to help other institutions create or update their health and wellness centers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-opens-wellness-center-development-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-opens-wellness-center-development-business#comments Corporate News Medical Tue, 01 Nov 2011 18:26:00 +0000 4310 at http://clubindustry.com Medical Fitness Center Becomes Profitable with Club One’s Help http://clubindustry.com/medical/medical-fitness-center-becomes-profitable-club-one-s-help <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When Club One, San Francisco, was hired in January 2009 to manage the membership and fitness operations for St. Mary’s Center for Health & Fitness, Reno, NV, the three-year-old facility was in trouble.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/medical-fitness-center-becomes-profitable-club-one-s-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/medical-fitness-center-becomes-profitable-club-one-s-help#comments Medical club one Wed, 01 Jun 2011 16:00:00 +0000 7704 at http://clubindustry.com Medically Integrated Fitness Centers Offer Opportunity for Growth http://clubindustry.com/profits/medically-integrated-fitness-centers-offer-opportunity-growth <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Partnering with the medical community may be a key to competing with low-price clubs and attracting new members.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/medically-integrated-fitness-centers-offer-opportunity-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/medically-integrated-fitness-centers-offer-opportunity-growth#comments For-profits Medical Wed, 01 Jun 2011 16:00:00 +0000 7339 at http://clubindustry.com Health Care Reform Spurs Growth of Medical Fitness Centers http://clubindustry.com/medical/health-care-reform-spurs-growth-medical-fitness-centers <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Prescription for Fitness: The obesity crisis and health care reform may lead to an increase in medical fitness centers, which could provide opportunities for fitness management companies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The obesity crisis and health care reform may lead to an increase in medical fitness centers, which could provide opportunities for fitness management companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/health-care-reform-spurs-growth-medical-fitness-centers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/health-care-reform-spurs-growth-medical-fitness-centers#comments Medical Wed, 01 Jun 2011 16:00:00 +0000 4784 at http://clubindustry.com Akron General Partners with City on Fourth Location http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-partners-city-fourth-location <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Akron General Health System has signed a letter of intent to partner with the city of Broadview Heights, OH, on its fourth medical fitness center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-partners-city-fourth-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/akron-general-partners-city-fourth-location#comments Corporate News Medical Fri, 13 May 2011 15:39:00 +0000 7483 at http://clubindustry.com