Shape Up The Nation Company Profile

14:12 EDT 21st March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Shape Up The Nation is the first wellness company focused on leveraging the power of trusted social networks to promote healthy living. Founded in 2006, Shape Up The Nation has pioneered an innovative approach to behavior change that uses social networking to reduce health care costs by improving the health of large populations through peer motivation, support, and accountability. Shape Up The Nation’s evidence-based online platform is used by more than 100 leading self-insured employers and health plans. Headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island, Shape Up The Nation is online at

News Articles [383 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Trilobites: How the Shape of Your Ears Affects What You Hear

We’re able to locate sound because our brains grasp the shape of our ears. When that shape changes, we need time and practice to adapt.

Shape-shifting organic crystals use memory to improve plastic electronics

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Researchers have identified a mechanism that triggers shape-memory phenomena in organic crystals used in plastic electronics. Shape-shifting structural mat...

How the most common DNA mutation happens

Shape-shifters aren't just the stuff of fiction, they're real -- and they're inside our DNA. Researchers now describe how two mismatched bases in human DNA are able to change shape in order to avoid t...

Getting Back in Shape in 2018? Great, but Do It Safely

TUESDAY, Jan. 2, 2018 -- Getting into shape or losing a few pounds is a worthy New Year's resolution, but one that comes with a warning: Take it slow. Jumping whole-hog into an exercise regime is a go...

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE China Wants to Shape the Global Future of Artificial Intelligence Will Knight | MIT Technology Review “China’s booming AI industry and massive government investment in...

How cells change their shape

During the development of an embryo, every single cell needs to know who it is, where it is, and what it has to do. Important is the polarity of the cell: Where is the top, where is the bottom, where...

Researchers achieve 4-D printing of programmable shape-changing structures

(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) A new study describes 3-D printing of Shape Memory Polymers to produce active meta-materials that can be programmed to form versatile shapes and are t...

Function of protein 'smallish' unraveled

(University of Cologne) To make a fully grown organism in the right shape, the forms of many cells need to be changed in a coordinated way. Researchers from the Cluster of Excellence for Aging Researc...

Drugs and Medications [18 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Salicylic acid wart remover [ASO Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.]

One Step Wart Remover StripsMaximum Strength

Eight hour cream skin protectant fragrance free [Elizabeth Arden, Inc]


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Metoprolol succinate [WOCKHARDT USA LLC]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use metoprolol succinate extended-release tablets safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for metoprolol succinate extend...

PubMed Articles [501 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Scholarly Merit in a Global Context: The Nation Gap in Psychological Science.

Psychologists from the United States are extremely prominent in psychological science, publishing more articles and receiving more citations than researchers from other nations. In this brief article,...

DXA-derived hip shape is related to osteoarthritis: findings from in the MrOS cohort.

Statistical shape modeling (SSM) of radiographs has been used to explore relationships between altered joint shape and hip osteoarthritis (OA). We aimed to apply SSM to Dual-energy X-ray Absorptiometr...

Environmental Concerns for Children with Asthma on the Navajo Nation.

Navajo children living on the reservation have high rates of asthma prevalence and severity. Environmental influences may contribute to asthma on the Navajo Nation and are inadequately understood.

Eyebrow Position and Shape Favored by Korean Women.

The shape and position of the eyebrows are among the most important facial features from an esthetic point of view. However, significant cultural differences exist with respect to the eyebrow shape an...

Theory of Epithelial Cell Shape Transitions Induced by Mechanoactive Chemical Gradients.

Cell shape is determined by a balance of intrinsic properties of the cell as well as its mechanochemical environment. Inhomogeneous shape changes underlie many morphogenetic events and involve spatial...

Clinical Trials [244 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Volumetric Three-dimensional Analysis of the Pediatric Upper Airway Shape Using Computed Tomography Imaging.

CT and MRI based measurements of the pediatric airway has changed the age-old cone shape concept of the pediatric airway and define airway shape as elliptical structure. The cone shape was...

Tribal Health and Resilience in Vulnerable Environments

The THRIVE study is a healthy retail intervention that improves the food environments in tribally owned and operated convenience stores in the Chickasaw Nation and Choctaw Nation of Oklaho...

Shape and Dimensions of the Upper Airway in Infants Using Computed Tomography Imaging

Cricoid is considered the narrowest part with the shape of airway defined as elliptical with the subglottis as the narrowest region. This study using imaging modality (2D CT images) is do...

PREVELLE Shape (CX002) Dermal Filler Protocol

The purpose of this study was to assess PREVELLE Shape (CX002), with respect to safety and efficacy for one year following treatment, for correction of facial nasolabial folds and when app...

Safety and Efficacy Study of SHAPE Gel in Alopecia Areata

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of SHAPE Gel applied topically to adult patients with alopecia areata of the scalp.

Companies [927 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Shape Up The Nation

Shape Up The Nation is the first wellness company focused on leveraging the power of trusted social networks to promote healthy living. Founded in 2006, Shape Up The Nation has pi...

The Ashwell® Shape Chart

You can use THE ASHWELL® SHAPE CHART to work out the health risk attached to your own shape. This chart has been based on scientific evidence from the Universities of Cambridge and London in the Unit...

Shape Memory Medical Inc.

Shape Memory Medical Inc., based in Santa Clara, California, is committed to developing multiple medical therapies with their novel Shape Memory Polymers for embolization. Visit w...

Shape Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Shape Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is developing SHP-141, a novel, topical, “soft-drug” HDAC inhibitor for the treatment of patients with cutaneous T cell lymphoma (CTCL) and p...


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