Healthy employees mean a healthy business. “You are what you eat” is more than an old adage — just look at our obesity epidemic in the United States. Evidently we are French fries, pizza and ice cream. Our government issues a challenge, our employers provide work site programs and our communities offer free screenings. But, [...]
It’s unlikely that there would be a debate against the valued role nutrition plays in disease prevention or our quality of life. Yet, remarkably, childhood obesity is on the rise. And, healthcare costs are headed in the same direction. Can’t we turn this game around?
“Organizing a drive to collect food for hungry kids was the easiest decision we’ve ever made,” says Susan McDonnell, director of brand culture at R+M who led the charge that collected over 500lbs of nutritious food. Susan attributes their team’s great network of family, friends and clients who share their values of health and well-being.