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Cost of Obesity

Global Cost Of Obesity Rises To $2 Trillion A Year

AP | By DANICA KIRKA | Posted 11.20.2014 | Business

LONDON (AP) — The global cost of obesity has risen to $2 trillion annually — nearly as much as smoking or the combined impact of armed violence, w...

Sue Parks: Why Exercise Is a Great Way to Boost Your Bottom Line

Sue Parks | Posted 11.13.2013 | Women
Sue Parks

Wouldn't it be great if your employees felt as accountable for their own health as they do for other aspects of the company?

America's Costly Lifestyles

Joe S. Moore | Posted 06.30.2012 | Politics
Joe S. Moore

Our health care system isn't truly a health care system at all. It's a "sick care system" focused on addressing symptoms and treating illness, with little intent on keeping people well in the first place.

As America's Waistline Expands, Costs Soar

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2012 | Healthy Living

* $190 billion a year in excess medical spending * Many costs borne by non-obese, as in higher insurance premiums * Ant...

The Cost Of Obesity

Carole Carson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Carole Carson

For the majority of us, if we trimmed our bodies, we would ultimately fatten our wallets. But to achieve maximum leverage with the greatest number of individuals in the shortest possible time frame, we'll have to move beyond personal financial rewards.