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More than 500 companies recognized for making healthier workplaces

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

More than 5.5 million employees at 540 companies across the U.S. are now benefiting from workplace health programs that follow best practices defined by the American Heart Association.

The AHA recognized the companies Tuesday for their efforts in improving workplace health based on a science-based analysis […]

September 12th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Workplace|Tags: , , |Comments Off on More than 500 companies recognized for making healthier workplaces

Almost every employee in a new study faces increased risk of heart disease, stroke

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

A new study found that nearly all of about 400,000 employees at large companies nationwide face increased risk of heart disease and stroke from obesity, high blood pressure, poor diet and other risk factors.

The findings, published Tuesday in the journal Health Affairs, illustrate the need […]