All licensed Clinical Nutritionists in Finland come from Kuopio. University of Eastern Finland has the highest enrollment (degree towards M.D.) in the country for its Faculty of Medicine. Likewise the University Hospital of Kuopio is the largest teaching hospital in Finland.

All licensed Clinical Nutritionists in Finland come from Kuopio. University of Eastern Finland has the highest enrollment (degree towards M.D.) in the country for its Faculty of Medicine. Likewise the University Hospital of Kuopio is the largest teaching hospital in Finland.

The New York Times "32 Innovations That Will Change Your Tomorrow", number 3: Analytical undies, by Kuopio, Finland -based company #Myontec. Their underwear embedded with sensors will tell how hard you're working your quadriceps, hamstring and gluteus. The data is then sent to computer for analysis.  The hope is that you'll be inspired to lead a less sedentary life. Coming in a next few years.

32 Innovations That Will Change Your Tomorrow

The New York Times "32 Innovations That Will Change Your Tomorrow", number 3: Analytical undies, by Kuopio, Finland -based company #Myontec. Their underwear embedded with sensors will tell how hard you're working your quadriceps, hamstring and gluteus. The data is then sent to computer for analysis. The hope is that you'll be inspired to lead a less sedentary life. Coming in a next few years.

"Technology alone is not a solution" message sticker in Kuopio.

"Technology alone is not a solution" message sticker in Kuopio.

Kuopio Music Center in Kuopio, Finland displayed on 14th Nov 2015 the French tricolor in a show of solidarity after the Paris attacks. http://www.mtv.fi/uutiset/ulkomaat/artikkeli/myos-kuopio-pukeutui-ranskan-vareihin/5560088

Kuopio Music Center in Kuopio, Finland displayed on 14th Nov 2015 the French tricolor in a show of solidarity after the Paris attacks. http://www.mtv.fi/uutiset/ulkomaat/artikkeli/myos-kuopio-pukeutui-ranskan-vareihin/5560088

The city of Kuopio, Finland started to pay for welfare promotion and preventing bullying instead of giving unspecified sponsor money to local clubs.

The city of Kuopio, Finland started to pay for welfare promotion and preventing bullying instead of giving unspecified sponsor money to local clubs.

E. Hartikainen Oy donated toy excavators to local pre-school in the spring 2015 at Kuopio, Finland.

Hartikainen Oy donated toy excavators to local pre-school in the spring 2015 at Kuopio, Finland.

Video of Games For Health, a project to use games with a goal of improving public health. Kuopio, Finland.

Video of Games For Health, a project to use games with a goal of improving public health.

National daily Helsingin Sanomat reports about a different kind of gym that's not only for the fit and 100% able. Come as you are, free from mirrors, workout-selfies and peer pressure. Exercise is for everyone at the #Alfido gym in #Kuopio. #Hesari

National daily Helsingin Sanomat reports about a different kind of gym that's not only for the fit and able. Come as you are, free from mirrors, workout-selfies and peer pressure. Exercise is for everyone at the gym in

Kuopio saves half a million euros per year due to bicycle commuting, according to a recent study. In 2013, Kuopio participated in a survey on bicycle commuting organised by the WHO with two other European cities. The case was featured on Eltis - Europe's main portal on urban mobility.

Bicycle commuting saves millions for society (Finland)

Kuopio has the least cars per population after the capital Helsinki. Kuopio also has the highest population density in its urban areas after Helsinki. The so-called Kuopio model of zoning and supplemental building, or "finger model", makes suburbs instantly viable to connect with bus routes between the finger and the city center. More info: http://europan.fi/archive/europan-8/kuopio/

Kuopio has the least cars per population after the capital Helsinki. Kuopio also has the highest population density in its urban areas after Helsinki. The so-called Kuopio model of zoning and supplemental building, or "finger model", makes suburbs instantly viable to connect with bus routes between the finger and the city center. More info: http://europan.fi/archive/europan-8/kuopio/

There's room for grassroots movements, like Siisti Kuopio, which aims to increase awareness of the environment and the factors that increase comfort, like preventing littering. Phrase "Siisti Kuopio" can be translated to both Cool Kuopio and Clean Kuopio.

There's room for grassroots movements, like Siisti Kuopio, which aims to increase awareness of the environment and the factors that increase comfort, like preventing littering. Phrase "Siisti Kuopio" can be translated to both Cool Kuopio and Clean Kuopio.

The city Emissions report updates weekly: http://www.kuopio.fi/web/ymparisto/kasvihuonekaasuraportti

The city Emissions report updates weekly: http://www.kuopio.fi/web/ymparisto/kasvihuonekaasuraportti

Kuopio is one of the best performing Finnish cities in energy saving measures. In the newest plan (2008) the city aims to achieve 9% energy savings by the end of 2016. http://www.kuopio.fi/web/ymparisto/energiatehokkuussopimus

Why your energy efficient washing machine needs soapnuts Posted on November 2010 . If you are using an energy efficient A/B rated washing machine, you should be using an energy efficient washing detergent like soapnuts too!

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