Helping Companies get Healthy, Wealthy & Wise
Employee Health And Wellness / Corporate Fitness Program
- On average, obese Americans incur 36%
higher health care costs.
- Annual national health care expenditures
related to obesity and overweight for adults
alone range from $98b to $129b (in 2004
- Obesity accounted for 5-9% of total health
care expenditures in 1998 and more than
25% of the increase in health care costs
between 1987 and 2001.