New Study Explores Soldier Performance Using Wearables

New Study Explores Soldier Performance Using Wearables

A group of soldiers in far upstate New York are performing a vital role in wearables development. U.S. Army soldiers with the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division are engaged in a yearlong study with a combination of...
New Partnerships Gives Employees Relief from Stress

New Partnerships Gives Employees Relief from Stress

Lyra is a company that provides employers with comprehensive mental health care benefits services. It recently announced a partnership with Calm, makers of a leading stress relief app. The partnership makes Calm part of the Lyra platform for employees. By promoting...
New Exoskeleton Prevents Back Pain [video]

New Exoskeleton Prevents Back Pain [video]

Lower back support apparel can help prevent back injuries, especially for workers in jobs that require heavy lifting, but it doesn’t alleviate muscle fatigue which is a key source of back pain and an injury precursor. Vanderbilt University engineers have designed an...