Studies http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7539/more en Inactive People Could Cut Their Mortality Rate by Up to 30 Percent with Just a Brisk Walk http://clubindustry.com/studies/inactive-people-could-cut-their-mortality-rate-30-percent-just-brisk-walk <div class="node-body article-body">Inactive people could cut their risks of premature death by up to 30 percent by adding as little as a brisk 20-minute walk to their daily lives, according to a recent study from Cambridge University. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/inactive-people-could-cut-their-mortality-rate-30-percent-just-brisk-walk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/inactive-people-could-cut-their-mortality-rate-30-percent-just-brisk-walk#comments Nutrition/Weight Loss Studies Mon, 19 Jan 2015 21:26:00 +0000 36131 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The risk of premature death can decrease for inactive people who add a brisk 20-minute walk to their daily routines, according to a recent study. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.&nbsp;</em></p> The 15 Top Nutrition Trends to Watch for in 2015 http://clubindustry.com/nutritionweight-loss/15-top-nutrition-trends-watch-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The top nutrition trends in 2015 may sound a little "nutty" to some. 2014 superfoods kale and coconut will continue to be popular in 2015, but the top superfoods in 2015 will be seeds and nuts, according to the annual "What's Trending in Nutrition" survey. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nutritionweight-loss/15-top-nutrition-trends-watch-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nutritionweight-loss/15-top-nutrition-trends-watch-2015#comments Nutrition Nutrition/Weight Loss Studies Studies Sun, 04 Jan 2015 14:00:00 +0000 35491 at http://clubindustry.com Study Reveals Injuries Related to Indoor Tanning http://clubindustry.com/studies/study-reveals-injuries-related-indoor-tanning <div class="node-body article-body">More than 3,200 people go to the emergency room each year due to tanning-related injuries, and the majority of those injuries are skin burns, according to a study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).</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/studies/study-reveals-injuries-related-indoor-tanning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/study-reveals-injuries-related-indoor-tanning#comments News Studies Sat, 27 Dec 2014 16:41:00 +0000 35451 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Skin burns are the most common injury sustained from the use of tanning beds, according to a report in the Journal of the American Medical Association. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> U.S. Cities, States Ranked in Recent Health Reports http://clubindustry.com/studies/us-cities-states-ranked-recent-health-reports <div class="node-body article-body">Three reports on the health and well-being of the population of U.S. cities as well as state rankings related to obesity and physical activity trends were released this week by WalletHub, the United Health Foundation and the American College of Sports Medicine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/us-cities-states-ranked-recent-health-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/us-cities-states-ranked-recent-health-reports#comments News Studies Freemium Thu, 11 Dec 2014 22:02:00 +0000 34931 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Omaha, NE, is the No. 1 ranked city for active lifestyle on a list compiled by the online social network WalletHub. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> Fitness Devices to Dominate the Wearables Market until 2018 http://clubindustry.com/studies/fitness-devices-dominate-wearables-market-until-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">The use of wearables will almost triple by 2018, led by fitness devices. However, smart watches are expected to overtake wearable fitness devices after 2018, according to a new report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/fitness-devices-dominate-wearables-market-until-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/fitness-devices-dominate-wearables-market-until-2018#comments Studies Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:58:00 +0000 34561 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Wearable fitness device use will triple through 2018 but will be overtaken by smart watches after that, according to a new report by Juniper Research. <em>Image by Thinkstock.</em></p> Twenty States Now Have Obesity Rates of 30 Percent or Higher, Study Shows http://clubindustry.com/studies/twenty-states-now-have-obesity-rates-30-percent-or-higher-study-shows <div class="node-body article-body">The Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation recently released their annual report on obesity rates in the United States. </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/studies/twenty-states-now-have-obesity-rates-30-percent-or-higher-study-shows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/twenty-states-now-have-obesity-rates-30-percent-or-higher-study-shows#comments Studies Freemium Sun, 07 Sep 2014 16:07:00 +0000 32201 at http://clubindustry.com <p>This is the third year in a row that all 50 states have an obesity rate of at least 20 percent. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> Companies Should Report Their Employee Health Metrics, Report States http://clubindustry.com/studies/companies-should-report-their-employee-health-metrics-report-states <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Companies report their financial earnings and a growing number of them report their sustainability efforts, so why shouldn&#39;t they report their employee health metrics? That is the recommendation of a new report from the <a href="http://thevitalityinstitute.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Vitality Institute</strong></a>, an organization based in New York but funded by Discovery Limited, a South African health insurance company.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/companies-should-report-their-employee-health-metrics-report-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/companies-should-report-their-employee-health-metrics-report-states#comments Corporate Studies Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:11:00 +0000 30111 at http://clubindustry.com Washington, DC, Named Fittest Metro Area in the U.S. http://clubindustry.com/studies/washington-dc-named-fittest-metro-area-us <div class="node-body article-body">The metro area of the nation's capital earned the top honor in the seventh annual American Fitness Index data report released by the American College of Sports Medicine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/washington-dc-named-fittest-metro-area-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/washington-dc-named-fittest-metro-area-us#comments News Studies Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 17:38:00 +0000 29631 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Washington, DC, metro area was named the fittest in the country in the seventh annual American Fitness Index data report. Minneapolis-St. Paul had earned the top honor the past three years. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Obesity Rates Decline in Young Children, Remain Unchanged in Most Other Age Groups http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-rates-decline-young-children-remain-unchanged-most-other-age-groups <div class="node-body article-body">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. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-rates-decline-young-children-remain-unchanged-most-other-age-groups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-rates-decline-young-children-remain-unchanged-most-other-age-groups#comments News Studies Fri, 28 Feb 2014 14:47:00 +0000 26331 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Obesity rates have declined by 43 percent in children aged 2 to 5 years old since 2004, but rates have remained steady in other age groups. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> Young Teens Fail to Meet U.S. Fitness Guidelines http://clubindustry.com/studies/young-teens-fail-meet-us-fitness-guidelines <div class="node-body article-body">Most young teens are not getting the recommended amount of daily physical activity, according to new data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/young-teens-fail-meet-us-fitness-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/young-teens-fail-meet-us-fitness-guidelines#comments News Studies Freemium Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:05:00 +0000 25071 at http://clubindustry.com