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How to Enjoy Your Workplace Wellness Program

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Workplace wellness programs are intended to benefit both employees and employers. However, when a particular workplace wellness program is deemed “mandatory,” more than one employee may be inclined to balk. This reluctance doesn’t have to be a permanent state. The more people understand workplace wellness programs, the more likely they are to enjoy them. Here […]

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Are Treadmill Desks Really That Effective?

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  As all-around fans of workplace wellness, we spend lots of time monitoring the health initiatives and wellness trends that arise every few years. One of the biggest developments in workplace wellness, the treadmill desk, has grown popular in the last few years, with manufacturers releasing new models and workplaces embracing the new work stations. […]

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Caffeine Alternatives for Your Employees

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People rely on coffee or other caffeine alternatives to get through the day. Unfortunately, most of these coffee drinkers are addicted to caffeine and may find it difficult to operate without it. Being hooked on caffeine is not just in the drinker’s imagination, says a new study published by Johns Hopkins Medical School. The study […]

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Incorporating Nutrition Into Your Workplace Wellness Program

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March is celebrated as National Nutrition Month, and it’s the ideal time for employers and employees to learn more about healthy eating. If your workplace currently has a wellness program or you are looking to add one, you might be interested in how nutrition can fit into your program. We have some tips for adding […]

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4 Workplace Wellness Trends to Watch for in 2015

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We’re only two weeks into 2015, but at ARCpoint Labs, we’re thinking about the big picture. Forward-thinking is a key part of workplace wellness; it’s all about helping your employees discover their health risks so they can take the right preventative measures and make positive lifestyle changes to ensure a longer life. Today, we’re outlining the […]

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Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is coming (or has come, depending on the weather where you live). While some people love the chill and snowfall, others dread the next few months for the sniffles and sickness, holiday weight gain,  and seasonal stir-craziness. Here’s what your workplace wellness program can do to help your employees cope with whatever winter brings.

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How to Make Your Workplace Wellness Program More Effective

Studies have shown that workplace wellness programs can be very effective, leading to lower healthcare costs and fewer trips to the doctor or hospital. It seems that workplaces are starting to realize the many benefits to workplace wellness programs, as evidenced by the higher number of companies who are offering financial incentives for participation. We’re […]

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Workplace Wellness & Alzheimer’s Disease: Help Your Employees Provide Care Relatives Need

ARCpoint Labs | Support Workers Who Provide Alzheimer's Care

Although it ranks among the top 10 leading causes of death in the United States, Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t often get the attention it deserves. As a part of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, we’re exploring why and how your workplace wellness program can better address Alzheimer’s disease.

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How Can Genetic Testing Play Into Workplace Wellness?

Since October is Family History Month, ARCpoint Labs is exploring some of the ways genetic testing can be used by individuals who want to learn more about their family health history and hereditary health risks. As an employer, it’s key that you’re aware of limitations like the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, or GINA, that prevent […]

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Workplace Wellness for Women: How to Create a Program to Help Female Employees

ARCpoint Labs | Create Female-Friendly Workplace Wellness Programming

A workplace wellness program should be designed to appeal to all your employees. This means including programming that pertains to the women in your workforce. Women’s health is different than men’s, and your workplace wellness program must reflect this. In doing so, you’ll create a more supportive, productive environment for your female employees — always […]

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