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More and more employers are offering wellness programs in an attempt to encourage their employees to live a healthier lifestyle, with such offerings as smoking cessation help or gym memberships. While the verdict is still out as to whether these popular programs bring down insurance costs, they do appear to have positive effects on workers' health and mental wellbeing.

Our latest Be a Prepared Patient feature, Staying Well at Work, looks at a few of these programs in action and offers tips for maintaining a healthy work/life balance…more



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The Health Behavior News Service (HBNS), a division of the Center for Advancing Health, brings you the latest health behavior and patient engagement research from selected peer-reviewed journals. HBNS original stories summarize research findings including “Key Points” and are disseminated for free to the press and the public around the world.

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Workplace Health   Promote your Health   Women's Health   Men's Health   Lifestyle and Prevention   Diet and Nutrition   Obesity   Exercise/Physical Activity   Smoking   Mental Health  

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