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Impacting Wellness: Why Gym Memberships Aren’t Enough

March 24, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Some maladies simply don’t have an easily defined cause—and employee wellness seems to be one of them.

According to researchers at the University of North Carolina, only 12% of Americans are metabolically healthy, meaning that seven out of eight adults have an elevated risk of Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, or other major health issues. Yet employer attempts to intervene in the health of workers have been largely ineffective.

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