TITLE

WORK OFF THE WEIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Lesley
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Feb2006, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features companies in the U.S. that offer financial incentives to their employees who are in various health and exercise program. The companies include Worthington Industries, HCA Inc., and Fairview Health Services.
ACCESSION #
19404638

 

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