well-being

Health Zocdoc Wants To Create An 'Unsick Day' For All

The health service is promoting a paid off-day for employees to schedule routine doctor check-ups

Advertising Glad Is: 9 Tips To Be A More Thoughtful Leader

Frank Striefler of agency DW+H shares key ideas for how to be an effective boss.

Technology Kit Kat App Reduces Social Media Stress With Automated Status Updates

The chocolate brand wants users to take a break from using online networks.

Innovation How Family And Friends Converge Online To Support Individual Health Goals

Examples of web health platforms that open up the goals of one person to the support of their network to help improve the chances of successful completion.

Gaming & Play New App Gamifies Personal Growth To Boost Physical And Mental Health

Mindbloom lets users grow a virtual life tree based on improving their own strength and overall wellness.

Work Creatives Work Longer, Experience More Job Happiness [Headlines]

Study finds that despite more hours certain professionals report higher levels of subjective well-being.

Retail Yves Behar Designed Smart Bangle Tracks Every Moment Of Your Health [Pics]

UP by Jawbone, released this morning, is the highly anticipated wristband that learns your daily habits to help you live better.

Design How Dangerous Are Household Cleaning Products? [Infographic]

Just how safe is your home? It could be lurking with dangerous toxic chemicals found in cleaning products that are harmful to your health and the environment.

Advertising Crowdsourcing An Answer For The Well-Being Of America's Children

The National Movement for America's Children delves into crowdsourcing to gather ideas on how to ensure equal opportunities for healthy growth and development for children.

Innovation Why Some Cities Make You Happier

Richard Florida interprets the Well-Being Index and infers that happiness could be based on where you live.

Luxury Mobile Technology Is Causing A Personal Energy Crisis

The new non-stop work environment facilitated by mobile devices has created a human energy deficit that we're desperately trying and failing to make up for.

Design "Feeling" Prosthetic Limb Offers Sensation To Amputees

Scientists have developed prosthetic limbs that allow users to feel once again.

Work The Benefits Of Napping At Work

Sleep expert William Anthony argues that sleeping on the job may actually improve productivity.

Innovation The UK Happiness Index

The British government plans to move beyond GDP to measure its country's growth.