TITLE

Nation's obesity epidemic shaping health plans

AUTHOR(S)
Macy, Beverly
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Aug2004, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts of human resource and employee benefit managers in dealing with the obesity epidemic in the workplace in the U.S. Relation of the success of anti-smoking movements to the management of obesity; Implementation of consumer incentives to motivate employees to achieve healthy results; Significance of new technology in providing solutions for obesity. INSET: Demographic-driven weight-loss strategies.
ACCESSION #
14086180

 

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