I am seeing companies looking carefully at employee health and the benefits of providing wellness programs and activities to increase productivity, efficiency, and decrease downtime. Of course they know that by doing this their sales increase and over all profits as well.
It is important to discern the benefits of the different modalities of health and wellness care being... Read More
When looking at employee health and wellness, we focus on the employee's health and wellness, but what about the CEOs? They also work at a computer all day and have a lot of responsibilities, which most likely involves more stress than the employee. Employees can talk amongst themselves about their aches and pains, but CEOs may be grinning and... Read More
DARN, MY BACK JUST WENT OUT!
All of a sudden your back goes out while you were gardening and you are running to the chiropractor. You reached for something in the back seat of your car and pull a muscle. You are at the gym, eagerly... Read More
Posturing in business is important. When you look at someone who has a slumped posture, shoulders rounded forward, and they are walking across the room to shake your hand, what is your impression about them and how does that handshake feel? They may be the nicest person, a very important and bright person, but their posturing is saying something... Read More
Pain and injury comes from performing daily activities through unconsciously using tension, brute force or gripping the different parts of the body repeatedly over time until something gives way. Like water wearing away on a rock, this creates problems or conditions affecting: knee or hip joints, spinal discs, feet, upper body, neck, or causing repetitive strain issues and... Read More
"Studies found that an estimated 25.3 million adults (11.2 percent) experience chronic pain. Nearly 40 million adults (17.6 percent) experience severe levels of pain. The analysis was funded by the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) and was published in The Journal of Pain."
In the world... Read More