TITLE

Countering a Weight Crisis

AUTHOR(S)
Grossman, Robert J.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
HR Magazine;Mar2004, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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
ACCESSION #
12415022

 

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