Tag Archives: Sam’s Club

May 18- National Employee Health and Fitness Day

Today is National Employee Health and Fitness Day. This is a great day to remind us of how interrelated health is with workforce productivity. Numerous studies have documented the savings associated with a healthy workforce both in terms of direct … Continue reading

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Improving my Health and Prevention Score by Playing Soccer

This week, after about a 20 year hiatus, I joined an organized soccer league and played my first game.   Soccer became a serious sport for me in the 10th grade when I had the opportunity to live in the … Continue reading

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News Coverage of The Prevention Plan Sold at Sam’s Club

The announcement that Sam’s Club is selling The Prevention Plan received a lot of news coverage, here is just some of it…. Getting options to the individual consumer so they can take control of their own health is the future.

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The Prevention Plan Sold Through Sam’s Club – Correcting Some Misconceptions

With the announcement this past week of the sale of The Prevention Plan through Sam’s Club and the significant interest this created on national television (see USPM in the News on the right to view some of the coverage), print … Continue reading

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My Health Screening at Sam’s Club

This past weekend I went through the free health screening at Sam’s Club.  It was very well done. After completing 3 short forms, I had my blood pressure checked, BMI and percent body fat at one station and then at … Continue reading

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Small Business and Prevention/Wellness Programs

With all of the interest in prevention and companies around the United States and even the world looking to prevention or wellness (I use the term wellness here, although as explained in an earlier column it is problematic, but that … Continue reading

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The Prevention Plan for You, Your Family and Your Business – Now Available at Sam’s Club

  If Prevention is such a good idea, and really when you look at the data, a comprehensive prevention program that includes primary, secondary and tertiary prevention (as previously discussed here) is necessary for all Americans and all people around … Continue reading

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