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2014-02-27 23:24:24

The Medical Wellness Association presents the Best of Medical Wellness Awards at the 2014 Medical Wellness Forum in San Diego, CA at the Marriott Marquis & Marina Ballroom on March 12th. President of the Medical Wellness Association, Dr. Christopher Breuleux released news that the Medical Wellness Association is recognizing Robert E. Sallis, M.D., FACSM, Exercise is Medicine Advisory Board Chairman, and awarding the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point the “Distinguished University...

2014-01-30 12:28:46

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Beverage Foundation for a Healthy America (ABFHA) today announced that, with the support of a $5 million "Employee Wellness Challenge" grant, the cities of Chicago and San Antonio have made significant strides in helping their municipal employees improve their health and wellness. Announced in October 2012, the Foundation grant was provided to support the two cities' efforts to encourage municipal employee participation...

2012-12-25 05:02:56

Helping more people live better lives in 2013, the Spencer Institute offers a special wellness coach certification program online. The online training program offers a step-by-step blueprint toward a rewarding career as a health and wellness coach. Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2012 Whether your New Year´s resolution is to live better yourself or to help others do the same, getting certified through the Spencer Institute as a wellness coach can turn that resolution...

2012-01-08 08:00:00

The Spencer Institute recently published a 2012 trend report on corporate wellness. Trends for the new year include increased focus on education, small group coaching and more. Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2012 When it comes to corporate wellness trends in 2012, more is more, according to experts at the Spencer Institute: more education, more coaching, more corporate clients and more grassroots efforts. “Wellness coaches and experts have learned that they often need...

2011-05-03 15:48:00

ROYAL OAK, Mich., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After six years of trying various wellness programs, a Michigan plumbing, heating, cooling and electrical company came to the same conclusion many other businesses have been forced to face; unenthusiastic employee participation and weak outcome data that offered real solutions. Carol Gatewood, President, AJ Danboise, recognized her company needed help. "We have worked with many wellness providers," he said, "and were previously challenged...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.