Encourage Employees to be Smoke Free this November!

Encourage Employees to be Smoke Free this November!

Did you know that it costs $6,000 per year to employ a smoker? Or that secondhand costs $5.6 billion in lost productivity every year in the US? The bottom line is that tobacco is not only bad for your employees’ health, but having employees that smoke (or that are...
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Employers today are facing a growing challenge in their efforts to control health care costs—cancer.  Cancer costs employers roughly $264 billion per year in health care costs and lost productivity. The good news is that you, as an employer, can have a positive impact...
September is Fruit and Veggie Month!

September is Fruit and Veggie Month!

Given the considerable amount of time most employees spend at work, the foods they eat during the workday play a vital role in their overall nutrition and health. Think about the eating habits you notice among employees in the breakroom or work stations. Do most...
August Is National Immunization Awareness Month!

August Is National Immunization Awareness Month!

Did you know the death rate of cervical cancer has declined by more than 50% over the last 30 years? According to the American Cancer Society, this is thought to be from the effectiveness of the routine Pap test screening. This is just one example of how impactful...
July is UV Safety Month!

July is UV Safety Month!

When you see the words “employee safety”, what comes to mind? Odds are that sun safety is not something that comes to mind first. In fact, most employers do not think about the sun safety of their employees. While we often think of sun exposure coming from long...
June is National Great Outdoors Month

June is National Great Outdoors Month

Did you know that something as effortless as being outdoors can be a simple and natural stress reducer for your employees?  Nature’s health benefits, which include reducing stress, lowering blood pressure and improving immune function, can help increase productivity,...