Obesity And Health Care

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How does the current trend for employers to help their employees out with weight management affect nurses?

Obesity And Health Care

Because obesity is one of the number one health problems affecting Americans today, many employers are working to help their employees maintain a healthy weight. By offering weight management programs, websites with weight management information, and nurse hotlines, employers are trying to encourage their employees to make healthy lifestyle choices and reduce their risk of obesity.

Because an obese person has more heath care concerns than one of a normal weight, employers see the need to help their employees out. Nurses are often needed in the teaching and administering of weight management programs, to help write information for weight management websites, and to staff nurse hotlines.

If you have an interest in preventing obesity in America, getting involved in weight management wellness programs may be a good way to help.



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