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November is American Diabetes Month

November 16, 2011 by Kathy Nellor

The rate of diabetes continues to increase. In 2010, 25.8 million people in the United States were diabetic, and an estimated 79 million people were considered pre-diabetic. Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. What is...

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Tags:  Diabetes, Type 1, Type 2, Gestational Diabetes

Creating a Culture of Wellness

October 27, 2011 by Kathy Nellor

In quoting Dr. Dee Edington, one of our foremost researchers and advocates for managing and improving health and well being in the U.S. workforce, “The purpose of worksite wellness is not to change people, but to change the culture.”This statement ma...

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Tags:  culture, wellness, support, wellness norms