Category: Health & Fitness

Man receives ridiculous BMI request from employer, has to prove his height isn't 17 cm

The story was unveiled via Whatsapp and shared by the man’s brother on Twitter. Image: Monkey Business Images/Corbis/Twitter/Mashable composite @fakethom By Sam Haysom2016-04-29 10:38:28 UTC LONDON — Sometimes in Britain, simple bureaucracy has been known to trump common sense. This story of a man’s unusual encounter with his new employer over a health form is…

Apple expands on ResearchKit with user-focused CareKit

Image: Apple By Kellen Beck2016-03-21 17:41:20 UTC Apple announced at its spring event on Monday an expansion on ResearchKit called CareKit that focuses on the health and care of users. ResearchKit is an app for iPhone that allows people to easily participate in medical research used by doctors and researchers in several fields. Apple found…