"Chronic diseases are the most common and costly of all health problems, but they are also the most preventable. Four common, health-damaging, but modifiable behaviors—tobacco use, insufficient physical activity, poor eating habits, and excessive alcohol use—are responsible for much of the illness, disability, and premature death related to chronic diseases." [CDC: Chronic Disease Prevention and Promotion, The Power to Prevent, The Call to Control: At a Glance 2009]
A lifestyle that moves an individual towards being his healthiest.
What are Work-Site Wellness Programs?
Programs and work-site practices provided by employers that promote, support, and empower their employees to become their healthiest.
Companies McLeod is currently engaged with in development/implementation of a Wellness Program:
- Charles Ingram Lumber
- City of Florence
- ESAB Welding & Cutting
- Florence County
- Steel Fab