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Quitting Smoking and Its Role in the Workplace

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Quitting Smoking in the Workplace According to the American Cancer Society, about half of Americans who smoke and don’t stop will die because of smoking. This statistic is sobering; that’s why it’s important to realize the necessity of supporting employees in quitting smoking.

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Dangers of Sitting All Day: Improving Office Erogonomics

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Did you know that sitting all day can be as bad for employees’ health as smoking cigarettes? Why you may need to improve office ergonomics and reduce risks… We hear it everyday from our client’s employees…”I sit ALL DAY…I’m in pain from being in the same position all day…I’m too tired to exercise at the end

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The Importance of Nutrition in the Workplace

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Is Nutrition Important to Your Company? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, health problems resulting from unhealthy eating and physical inactivity are costing the United States economy over $115 billion a year. In fact, unhealthy eating and inactivity is the second largest cause of preventable death in the U.S. behind tobacco use. Why is this

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What’s New in Healthcare: Why You Can’t Afford NOT to Consider Workplace Health

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SB Wellness’ Workplace Health Feature in Baton Rouge Business Report’s What’s New in Healthcare 2016  RISING HEALTH CARE costs are a top risk that organizations and businesses fear, especially in today’s climate of the penalties, red tape and changing regulatory guidelines of health care reform. Add to that high turnover, low engagement, high absenteeism and burnout, and

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Infographic: How Neglecting Health Affects Your Workplace

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Infographic: How Neglecting Health Affects Your Workplace Neglecting health and a lack of focus on mental and physical well-being can have devastating effects on your bottom line. Creating a culture of wellness in your workplace can improve the health of your employees and your business. See the financial impact poor health habits can lead to in this infographic created by SB Wellness

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