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Health is one's most important asset. We should build, plan, and share ways to get and stay healthy, and to make the most of life. That's why we've teamed up with Humana for the Health by Design Contest. Humana offers guidance to inform members, and help them achieve their best possible health.

The rules are simple. Enter any Instructable that promotes health, or that makes life easier for those  who have been afflicted by sickness, injury, or any disability. Your project can be small or large, simple or complex - all that matters is that it makes someone's life healthier, happier, and more productive.

So show us how you've modded your wheelchair, built a treadmill desk, or made inexpensive prosthetics for the third world. As a prize for the best ideas out there we are giving away three Wii consoles with Wii Fit Plus to encourage both health and play. Other prizes include healthy and delicious California citrus fruit, Pro memberships, t-shirts, and other goodies.

So put together an Instructable that will make life better. We can't wait to see what it is.
  • You may enter as many times as you want, but each entrant can only win one prize
  • Contest is open to international entries

How to enter:
  1. Make a new Instructable. Previously published Instructables are not eligible.
  2. Upon publishing it, select the Humana Health by Design checkbox to enter.
  3. Missed it? Click this link to enter.


First Prize:
Nintendo Wii with a Nintendo Wii Fit Plus system.

Plus an Instructables Prize Pack including a one-year Pro membership, Robot t-shirt, patch, and stickers.

Runner Up Prize:
One box of mixed seasonal citrus fruit, plus an Instructables Prize Pack which includes a one-year Pro membership, Robot t-shirt, patch, and stickers.

Open to enter: April 6, 2010 12:01 AM PST
Deadline for entries: May 23, 2010 11:59 PM PST

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jimcarrey252 years ago
According to the healthcare and social assistance industry, more injury and illness cases arise in the healthcare industry than any other private industry sector, with nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants rating the highest. And clinical research toronto health food stores has shown that health workers are just as ignorant of certain causes of foodborne illnesses as restaurant workers.
AlexMIrB5 years ago
 I have one great Instructable, already made, but the Reception date to the Humana Design Contest it's over!!!! (Just yesterday i've aware of this contest), what can I Do?, should publish, or await untill next contest?
hungyhipo 25 years ago
could i do one on bowling because it shows a guy bowling in the pics for the contest
regisd5 years ago
awesome!  i love the idea of an adaptive-technology-friendly contest!