Tag Archives: Children

New Bike and Pedestrian Safety Apps Teach Children the Rules of the Road

Bike Smart and Walk Smart—both designed by ORCAS for kids ages 5-9—feature game-based interactivity to help prevent accidents and injury across the U.S. ORCAS, a healthcare technology company specializing in self-management products that improve physical and emotional well-being, has announced the development of a series of applications for the prevention of childhood bicycle and pedestrian […]

Lungtropolis – Where Kids with Asthma Learn to Play

ORCAS and the American Lung Association (ALA) released Lungtropolis at the 2011 American Public Health Association 139th Annual Meeting & Exposition in Washington D.C..Lungtropolis is an innovative asthma education program for children ages five to ten. Developed with a grant from National Institutes of Health,  Lungtropolis is designed to increase adherence to asthma treatment plans […]