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How CDC Sparked the Wellness Legend

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792px-CDC_Preventing_Chronic_Diseases_DiabetesAl and I writing for Insurance Thought Leadership on the intellectually irresponsible claim that launched a million wellness initiatives.

This urban legend based on the CDC’s call to action, appearing verbatim more than a million times on Google, is among the single biggest causes of uncontrolled healthcare spending…and is responsible for essentially the entire wellness industry.

via How CDC Sparked the Wellness Legend.


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