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Sit Up and Take Notice: Office Exercise Equipment Should Not Be Taken Lightly

Jonathan Edelheit, JD - in Features, Others

Sitting Ducks for Poor Health Is finding time to keep in shape a job in itself? Then, you might be a sitting duck for poor health. After all, experts advise at least 30 minutes of moderate physical activity most days of the week to maintain good health, and…

A stressed employee sailing a sea of paper work.

Combating the Cost of Stress

Michael Susi - in Economics

The cost of stress hits both individuals and organizations in so many silent ways that neither knows they are under attack until the damage is done.

Employee wellness programs can face problems with a culturally diverse workforce

A Failure to Communicate: How Cultural Incompetence Leaves Many Wellness Programs Incomplete

Rod Sims - in Worksite Wellness

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, by 2015 racial and ethnic minorities will comprise 41.5 percent of the work force (U.S. Bureau of Labor…

Wellness is more than health, it is happiness

Wellness is Not Just about Health!

Rajeev Mudumba - in Worksite Wellness

With President Obama winning his second innings at the White House, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), and its implementations are back in focus.

With proper planning and management, like this expense report, wellness programs can make a difference in your company's bottom line.

Activate Wellness Programs to Achieve Key Workforce, Bottom-Line Objectives

Audrey Boone Tillman - in Worksite Wellness

In today’s changing economic climate, companies are always looking for ways to balance financial responsibility and keeping employees happy in the workplace

A plant growing between the cracks in eroded soil.

Will Employer Sponsored Insurance Erode Over Time?

Rajeev Mudumba - in Economics

Last week, I read a few articles that were lambasting last quarter’s McKinsey Health care research study.

An Ounce of Prevention is worth a pound of cure, like this health beverage and these pills.

An Ounce of Prevention

Maja Jurisic, M.D. - in Worksite Wellness

Health and Wellness: The belief in wellness programs is that if employees are well, they will have fewer needs for medical intervention.