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  • Business Week: Get Healthy or Else http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/07_09/b4023001.htm?chan=search
  • CBS News: Wellness Programs May Trim Health Costs http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/01/22/eveningnews/main2386130.shtml
  • CDC: Health in the United States, 2006 http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/hus/hus06.pdf#highlights
  • Cost-Saving Wellness Incentive Programs http://hrtrainingcenter.com/showWCDetails.asp?TCID=1001551
  • HR Capitalist: Meet Your Future in Controlling Health Care Costs http://www.hrcapitalist.com/2007/02/meet_your_futur.html
  • IBM: Promoting Health & Well-Being http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/people/wellbeing/promoting-health.shtml
  • Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. June 2006. The Future of Health Promotion/Disease Prevention Programs http://www.mdconsult.com/das/article/body/82905171-3/jorg=journal&source=MI&sp=16247389&sid=649105330/N/536484/1.html.
  • Merrill Lynch Platinum WELCOA Application http://www.welcoa.org/wellworkplace/platinum/apps/merrill.PDF
  • NCHS: Physical Activity Among Adults: United States, 2000 and 2005 http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/pubs/pubd/hestats/physicalactivity/physicalactivity.htm
  • San Francisco Chronicle: Workplace Wellness http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2007/06/15/BUGL6QFGU91.DTL
  • Scotts Miracle Gro Company: Pioneering Workplace Wellness Programs http://www.fitnessmantra.info/2007/03/14/scotts-miracle-gro-company-pioneering-workplace-wellness-programs/
  • Shape Up Your Company With a Wellness Program http://www.microsoft.com/smallbusiness/resources/management/recruiting-staffing/shape-up-your-company-with-a-wellness-program.aspx
  • Unity Healthcare: First for Kids Program http://unityhealth.com/HealthyU/Fitness_First_for_Kids/index.htm
  • The Wellness Councils of America http://www.welcoa.org/wellworkplace/?PHPSESSID=92c40e5f3bf699c57e3f6d2692525009