A recent article on Sourceable.net discussed the importance of fighting lifestyle disease in the workplace, as this is where we spend most of our time.
Although the workplace isnt exactly the place we associate with health and wellbeing, the World Health Organisation identified it as the number one place to fight lifestyle disease.
The writer also highlights research indicating that there is a link between how healthy people are and how productive they feel they are at work.
Ultimately a healthier, happier workforce means a more productive workforce, with fewer sick days and a lower attrition rate.
While many employers are taking note, there are some that are slower to catch on.