A Letter to Our Community from Noom’s Founders

A Letter to Our Community from Noom’s Founders

Dear Noomers, At Noom, our mission is to help people live healthier lives through behavior change. Since the very beginning, we have always been a consumer-first organization focused on empowering our users to take control of their health. Continuously earning and...

Body Acceptance, Self Compassion, and Noom

Body Acceptance, Self Compassion, and Noom

As both the science (1) and we at Noom (2) have found over and over again, behavior change is hard, and for many people, can lead to guilt and shame. As an example: first, you’re told (by a doctor, by a loved one, or even through persistent societal messages) that you...

Why Noom is Hard to Define

Why Noom is Hard to Define

There’s a lot of talk about diets these days, and a lot of questions about whether Noom is one. We wanted to talk a little bit about how we think about this, and how Noom fits into the conversation.  Starting with the basics – what we mean when we talk about...

Calorie Goals at Noom: Always a Work in Progress

Calorie Goals at Noom: Always a Work in Progress

At Noom, our mission is to help people live healthier lives through behavior change. This is always our number one goal – and means doing so in a way that is proven by science and safe for each and every one of our Noomers.  We have recently heard some criticism...

Press Release: Announcing Noom Mood

Press Release: Announcing Noom Mood

Press Release: Noom Announces Noom Mood – A New Program Aimed at Reducing Stress and Improving Mental Wellness Leading digital health platform applies its expertise in behavior change to expand its offerings for mind and body health NEW YORK – October 14, 2021 – Noom,...

Celebrating 13 years of Noom

Celebrating 13 years of Noom

Happy 13th Birthday, Noom! It’s hard to believe that 13 years have passed since my co-founder, Artem Petakov, and I were huddled in a studio apartment, hatching the plans for the company that would come to be known as Noom.  Back in 2008, we were united by an...

Behavior Change for Diabetes Prevention and Support

Behavior Change for Diabetes Prevention and Support

According to the CDC, more than 34 million Americans have diabetes, with type 2 diabetes accounting for more than 90% of all diagnosed cases. Another one in three American adults has prediabetes, and more than 80% are not aware of their risk. People with prediabetes...

Press Release: Noom Announces Senior Leadership Appointments

Press Release: Noom Announces Senior Leadership Appointments

Noom Announces Senior Leadership Appointments to Advance Growth Strategy and Expansion of its Digital Health Platform NEW YORK--June 9, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Noom, the leading digital health platform focused on behavior change, today announced three senior leadership...

Press Release: Noom Announces $540 Million in Growth Funding

Press Release: Noom Announces $540 Million in Growth Funding

Noom Announces $540 Million in Growth Funding to Further Accelerate Expansion of its Digital Health Platform New investors Silver Lake, Oak HC/FT, Temasek, and Novo Holdings join Sequoia, RRE Ventures, and Samsung Ventures in Series F funding round Silver Lake and...

A Message from Noom

A Message from Noom

I have spent the last 14 years building Noom with a great bunch of fellow Noomers because we care deeply about helping people lead healthier lives, and I am humbled in the knowledge that to date we have helped millions of people on this journey. This has only been...

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced. -- James Baldwin Like everyone, we at Noom are horrified by the senseless killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, just in the last few weeks. And we are...

Our Noomily is Growing! Noom Acquires Opus Growth

Our Noomily is Growing! Noom Acquires Opus Growth

After a successful two-year partnership, the Noom team is thrilled to announce that we have acquired Opus Growth, an industry-leading advertising technology company that will help Noom complement our already strong digital performance marketing capabilities with added...

What a Year We’ve Had: Noom Takes Home Eight Industry Awards

What a Year We’ve Had: Noom Takes Home Eight Industry Awards

It’s hard to believe that 2019 is coming to an end already! As our Noomily looks forward to an exciting new decade, we wanted to take a moment and reflect on some of our proudest accomplishments of 2019. This year, Noom was named one of Inc. 5000’s Most Successful...