Lance Armstrong Launches Health Community Site, LiveStrong With $20 Million To Back It Up Logo
Plano, TX native and retired bicyclist, Lance Armstrong and Demand Media have partnered to create, a health and wellness social network.  In return, Lance Armstrong and The Lance Armstrong Foundation took equity in Demand Media.  Demand Media will be investing up to $20 million over the next 4 years in

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LiveStrong has the following features:
Get Healthy – Information about Diseases/Conditions, Treatments, Drugs, Symptoms, Vitamins/Supplements, Poisons, Tests, Mental Health, Tools.
Be Active – Sports, Great Outdoors, Fitness, Injuries
Eat Well - Healthy Foods, Eating For Your Condition, Diet & Weight Loss, The Daily Plate (Personalized Weight Loss/Gain Plan)
Find Balance – Stress Management, Family, Career/Finance, Relationships
Stay Young – Appearance/Beauty, Senior Health, Senior Care
Groups – Ability to Create Groups
Dares – Dares to quit smoking, get more sleep, lose weight, exercise regularly, spend time with family, save money, drink more water, stay sober, etc.

LiveStrong has 600,000 pages of content, 15,000 articles, 350,000 nutritional food profiles, and 50,000 health Q&As.  The homepage has exercise videos powered by iTrain.

Information Source:
[1] paidContent: Armstrong’s Health Site LiveStrong Enters Crowded Field by Rafat Ali

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at

Lance Armstrong Launches Health Community Site, LiveStrong With $20 Million To Back It Up Comments

  1. Your Search Marketing Partner says:

    This is great, having a friend with the same kind of cancer, i can learn more about something that effects me but not 100%. Lance is a warrior.

  2. Amit Chowdhry says:

    Yeah he is. Armstrong is inspiration for all those that face adversity when trying to achieve a goal.

  3. Craig says:

    Be sure to checkout Sparkpeople if you’re looking for healthy living alternatives. We are the biggest and the best.

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