Dallas, TX, October 02, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Many professions are falling below the target of 10,000 steps per day as recommended by the US Surgeon General to maintain weight and improve health. A study by the American Council on Exercise reveals that today office staff only take an average of only 4,327 steps a day.
"Walking is a recommended form of exercise to improve the health profile and reduce the risk of chronic diseases". Said Michael Bell, Owner of The Fitness Club. "A recent study indicates that 37% of heart attacks could be prevented if people would walk just 30 minutes a day for five days a week." He said.
This employee wellness programs offered by The Fitness Club is a Premium Service offered privately to companies dedicated to improving employee health and wellness and reducing healthcare costs. Company's employees will be able to learn and apply the most reliable in health-wellness practices from certified fitness professionals.
The Corporate Health & Wellness Division offers absolutely free a complete wellness proposal for local companies. TFC is launching this private venue dedicated to companies needing dependable health and wellness for their employees. Why? Many companies do not have the funds for construction and maintenance of a dependable workplace wellness area for employees. The Fitness Clubs corporate health and wellness division answers this issue and better yet, it's very affordable. The best part is… 'We bring the fitness to the company.'
The Fitness Club will send trainers to organization for a complete "Work Out at Work Series" including wellness seminars, lunch and learns, before, during and after work boot camps and walk-abouts. There are no more excuses like “I don’t have the time to work out…”
The Fitness Clubs certified fitness professionals can design and maintain a health-fitness program to augment a company's employee website or The Fitness Club will design & maintain a health-wellness website for companies. This will support companies in raising employee awareness and improve employee health by adding fitness-wellness training and direction from nationally certified fitness professionals.
A Health-Fitness program for companies improves productivity and lowers health care costs. Employees will begin to depend on it and love it.
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For more information on The Fitness Club and their Employee Wellness Programs call 972-267-2626