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Apple, Google, VCs invest in health technology

It's no coincidence that archrivals Apple and Google launched competing software initiatives this summer for wearable gadgets that track fitness and health.

Health technology is hot in the Bay Area, where some of the biggest tech companies and a ...

One man's uphill fight to stem childhood obesity

LOS ANGELES -- A short walk from the fast-food drive-throughs, taco joints and doughnut shops lining palm-tree-dotted main drag, in Hawaiian Gardens, Calif., a classroom of energetic kindergartners begins a well-rehearsed routine.

Jutting their ...