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5 Ways to Promote Nutrition in the Workplace

A healthier workplace depends upon many factors like exercise and better eating habits. Management can encourage better nutrition by taking a common-sense approach in the workplace. Healthy eating is no accident, and it’s more likely to occur with some workplace promotion.

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Help Your Employees Become Heart Healthy

According to the American Heart Association, strokes and heart disease are the leading killers worldwide.  Stroke is also the most preventable cause of disability.  As you would suspect, early prevention is the leading way to avoid heart issues later in life which is why you should get your employees started on the road to heart […]

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Why Your Beige Walls Could be Hurting Your Employees’ Health

Beige Walls

The environment your employees work in plays a huge role in how productive they are and how good they feel. The temperature, lighting and the color of the walls This doesn’t just include the psychological environment; it also refers to the physical setting. The temperature, lighting and the color of the walls affect employee mood […]

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High Stress Linked to Mental Disorders

More Job Demands Can Mean More Sick Days Employees with high job demands and high job strain are more prone to mental disorders and resulting in increased absence and sick leave according to a study in the August Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. Lisa Mater, MMSc, of Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, and colleagues used data collected from […]

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Involve Your Employees’ Family in Workplace Wellness

Workplace Wellness for Families

National Kids Day took place this Sunday, bringing to mind the importance of maintaining good health not just for your employees but for their families as well. There is a strong relationship between the health of your employees’ families and the amount of productivity you can expect from your employees. The CDC reports that healthy […]

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3 Surprising Ways That Vacation Time Increases Productivity

Employee vacation time for better business

A recent survey showed that most Americans use only half of their paid vacation time, and while they were on vacation, many of them still worked. There is an epidemic of overwork in the U.S. today. We are the only first world country that does not legally guarantee paid leave.  Today we’ll look at why […]

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Are You Aware of Your Thyroid Health? Signs of Thyroid Issues

Are You Aware of Your Thyroid Health? Signs of Thyroid Issues

January is Thyroid Disease Awareness month, which makes it the perfect time to brush up on your thyroid knowledge, including how your thyroid functions and how thyroid issues can impact your overall health. But even if you understand how the thyroid gland works, are you aware of how effective your own thyroid is? There are […]

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New Study Finds Success in Workplace Wellness Programs

ARCpoint Labs | New Study Finds Success in Workplace Wellness Programs

Wondering if a workplace wellness program program will be worth the investment? Or questioning if your current workplace wellness program is providing the benefits and ROI you need? Good news for those with workplace wellness programs — and an impetus for those who are considering implementing one: a recent study found that Pepsi’s workplace wellness […]

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Celebrate Mental Wellness Month at the Office

ARCpoint Labs | Celebrate Mental Wellness Month at the Office

January is Mental Wellness Month, which makes it a great time to focus on mental health in your workplace wellness programs. As an employer, your workers’ mental wellness should be one of your chief concerns. Mental wellness affects your employee’s interpersonal interactions — both with peers and with clients or customers — as well as […]

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Health Fair: What to Cover

health fair presentation

Every business should be concerned with the health and well-being of their employees, but they might not know how to manage this. A company health fair is one way to encourage health among employees. There are several goals for a company health fair. The two main goals are to educate employees on their health insurance […]

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