Well-Being Improvement

Updated Reading list on sanctions and welfare conditionality | 7/4/2020

… job search and job transitions are in part justified by the well-being gains that resulting employment is said to deliver. However, this dominant focus within the activation field on outcome well-being – the well-being improvement triggered by a transition to paid work – neglects how participation in activation schemes can itself affect well-being levels for unemployed people – what we term ‘process well-being’ effects. Combining theoretical literature with …

Heartland Communities Embrace Blue Zones Project Well-Being Improvement Initiative | PR Newswire | 6/10/2020

Heartland Communities Embrace Blue Zones Project Well-Being Improvement Initiative News provided by Jun 10, 2020, 12:00 ET Share this article DURANT and SHAWNEE, Okla. , June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Blue Zones Project ® by Sharecare is gaining momentum in Oklahoma with success in Pottawatomie County and an exciting new launch in Durant . A partnership between Blue Zones, LLC, and Sharecare, Blue Zones Project is a community-led well-being improvement initiative …

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Road to Recovery: Dubai Duty Free begins partial reopening; Morpho Travel Retail reopens Britt Shop; Brussels Airport sets 15 June restart date - The Moodie Davitt Report - The Moodie Davitt Report | 6/7/2020

… phases, beginning 22 June, after adapting these to reinforce the well-being of customers and staff. From that date, the clubs will offer pre-packaged snack offerings and a full-service bar. Health and well-being improvement s at Admirals Club lounges include: Plexiglass shields at reception and service desks. Foot-operated door openers to enable touchless operation of restroom doors (where feasible). Hand sanitiser stations for customers. Signage and floor …

Road to Recovery: Dubai Duty Free’s partial reopening; Brussels Airport sets 15 June restart date; American Airlines plots expanded capacity - The Moodie Davitt Report - The Moodie Davitt Report | 6/7/2020

… phases, beginning 22 June, after adapting these to reinforce the well-being of customers and staff. From that date, the clubs will offer pre-packaged snack offerings and a full-service bar. Health and well-being improvement s at Admirals Club lounges include: Plexiglass shields at reception and service desks. Foot-operated door openers to enable touchless operation of restroom doors (where feasible). Hand sanitiser stations for customers. Signage and floor …

Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | PR Newswire | 1/23/2020

… enrich their mental or physical health, broaden their horizons or learn new skills. Generation self-entitled? More like generation self-improvement. Intrepid Improvers are more interested in learning-based holidays and mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%) . One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the year, while one in five say they make a last-minute …

Study: Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | 1/23/2020

… millennial explorers, who claim they now travel to enrich their mental or physical health, broaden their horizons or learn new skills. Intrepid Improvers are more interested in learning-based holidays and mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%). One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the year, while one in five say they make a last-minute …

Blue Zones, Fort Worth bike share, partner on once-a-month free bike plan | 1/1/2020

The only thing better than getting around town easily is getting around town for free. And, beginning Friday, Jan. 3, that is exactly what will happen in Fort Worth as the well-being improvement initiative Blue Zones Project will partner with Fort Worth Bike Sharing to provide free BCycle rides on the first Friday of every month. The program, appropriately named Free First Fri-Yay, offers a free Bike Sharing …

Scoping review study to identify how communities in the USA, Australia, New Zealand and Canada use quality improvement (QI) approaches to address community health and well-being | BMJ | 12/12/2019

… describes standards and core components for quality improvement (QI) approaches in clinical settings. This study aims to determine how communities in the USA, Australia, New Zealand and Canada use QI approaches for health and well-being improvement and how such approaches compare to those in clinical settings. Methods and analysis We developed a study protocol based on scoping review framework by Arksey and O’Malley, methodological advancements for scoping studies (Levac …

Why Does High-THC Flower Dominate the Cannabis Market? | 9/13/2019

… THC is more beneficial for any medical condition or for a recreational experience. In fact, a University of Illinois at Chicago study found that up to 7.5 mg of THC induced mild mood and well-being improvement s, but 12.5 mg just made people more anxious. Brad Bogus of Confident Cannabis says that people in the industry know THC potency is not the most important factor in quality cannabis, but the …

Two Vitality Clients’, Baylor College of Medicine and Ericsson, Win 2019 C. Everett Koop Award | PR Newswire | 9/11/2019

… the percentage of participants meeting recommended guidelines for physical activity increased by 14.7% and those meeting the guidelines for nutrition increased by 9.7% between 2014 and 2018. “As a result of the health and well-being improvement s and demonstrated financial impact we’ve realized through our efforts with Vitality, our senior leadership continues to be supportive of the BCM BeWell program,” said Dane Friend , Vice President of Human Resources at Baylor …

How intelligent workstations will use AI to improve health and happiness | Phys Org | 4/26/2019

… an associate professor and director of USC Chan’s Ph.D. in Occupational Science Program. The project has three parts, he added: lighting, temperature and “my focus—ergonomics, injury prevention and productivity and performance.” Health and well-being improvement s via intelligent workstations Burcin Becerik-Gerber, who is working alongside Roll, will be focused on thermal and visual comfort, two factors that can impact your health more than you might think. “The current …

Cyanotech® Corporation Earns Blue Zones® Certification | Business Wire | 4/4/2019

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii- Cyanotech Corporation, (Nasdaq Capital Market: CYAN), a world leader in microalgae-based, high-value nutrition and health products, is proud to announce that it has joined the Blue Zones Project ‘Ohana (Family). Blue Zones is a well-being improvement initiative that aims to adopt the lifestyle principles of inspiring people to live longer, more active lifestyles – in all the places people live, work, learn and play. “We …

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Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | PR Newswire | 1/23/2020

… 7 in 10 are willing to pay up to 50% more for holidays offering self-improvement Millennials would rather improve mental health (30%) , learn a new skill (29%) or get fit (24%) than find love … more interested in learning-based holidays and mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%) . One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the …

Study: Millennials Swap Selfies For Self-Improvement | 1/23/2020

mental health and well-being improvement retreats (42%) than their boomer counterparts (24%). One-third (31%) state these types of getaways are now their main trip of the year, while one in five say they make a last-minute trip when they need it most. This desire to improve is serious business. Nearly two-thirds (63%) would pay more for a holiday that they feel benefits them mentally, physically or …