The Skinny on Weight Loss in the Workplace

Doyle Jr., James J.
August 2003
njbiz;8/11/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 32, p6
Deals with the growing obesity problem among U.S. adults. Statistics on the prevalence of obesity; Annual cost of obesity in terms of preventive, diagnostic and treatment services; Worth of American consumption or expenditure on weight-loss products; Health risks facing overweight persons; Ways in which companies can encourage employee weight loss.


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