In commemoration of National Workplace Wellness Week, BCLC hosted a workplace wellness event on Monday, April 2nd. Attendance included more than 60 private, public and nonprofit-sector stakeholders, who witnessed a panel discussion on workplace and community we
Health and Wellness
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on health and wellness and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database.
By Gary Ellis, Chief Financial Officer, Medtronic, Chair, Medtronic Foundation Board of Directors
The rapid rise of chronic, noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) is one of the major challenges to global health and development.
As the head of corporate citizenship research at the U.S.
Marine Corps Lance Corporal Matias Ferreira, age 22 and an Atlanta native, lost both of his legs 11 months ago while serving in Afghanistan. His recovery took place at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, just outside of Washington, D.C. Now LCpl Ferreira walks -- and runs -- on prosthetic legs.
By Priya Agrawal, Executive Director, Merck for Mothers
Meet Hardy Heart. He’s a wise guy … an OrganWise guy, and his job is to help foster health-conscious youth.
By: Eden Sulzer, Director, Women in Pharmacy Initiative, Cardinal Health
In the February e-newlsetter, Lydia Ashanin of Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) drew a very compelling connection between the health and wellness of today’s youth (future employees) and the future