The Need For And Returns From Worksite Wellness

September 2007
Electronic Ardell Wellness Report (E-AWR);9/21/2007, Issue 401, p2
The article offers information about the reasons provided by the organization Wellness Councils of America (WELCOA) regarding why health promotion programs provided by American businesses are fruitful in the U.S. One of the reasons is that such efforts supplement other steps to contain medical costs. Other reasons include ability to prevent much of the illness directly and exposing employees to a level of health awareness that they have not realized at home, school or elsewhere.


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