Category Archives: Health & Wellness

5 Tips for Preventing Pain from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Many factors contribute to carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), but simple steps can alleviate or even prevent the pain, tingling, and numbness associated with the condition. What is carpal tunnel syndrome? The carpal tunnel is a passageway of ligament and bones in the base of the hand that houses nine tendons and the median nerve, which…
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Encouraging Employees to Get Flu Shots

Flu season can be hard on businesses, as employees take more sick days and are less productive at work. Yet the CDC reports that adults aged 18-49 years, the bulk of the American workforce, are the least likely group to get a flu shot. Encouraging workers to get vaccinated – or, even better, hosting a…
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Shaping Wellness Through Biometric Screenings

Biometric screenings allow businesses to get a snapshot of their employee group’s current health status. In the last five years, those screenings have gained steam as businesses have begun containing health care costs through employee wellness programs. Where the real value comes in for employers, though, is what happens after the biometric screening event. Biometric…
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