Countering a Weight Crisis

Grossman, Robert J.
March 2004
HR Magazine;Mar2004, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p42
Focuses on the impact of the growing weight problem in the U.S. on personnel management. Human resource issues linked to the problem; Estimates on the cost of obesity to society; Assessment of the direct and indirect costs of obesity; Effect of obesity on the health and life quality of employees. INSETS: Measuring Obesity;Predestination vs. Choice;Down with Convenience;Ten Low-Cost Ways Employers Can Address Obesity


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