Kentucky Worksite Wellness

Kentucky Worksite Wellness includes wellness program resources and support in all sectors and all size organizations and companies. Currently the…

Welcome to Kentucky Worksite Wellness!

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Kentucky Worksite Wellness is for those interested in improving the health and economy of Kentucky through the implementation of effective comprehensive worksite wellness programs. Current initiatives are the Kentucky Worksite Wellness Initiative led by the Kentucky Department for Public Health and the Barren River District Worksite Wellness Pilot. The University Wellness Alliance of Kentucky (UWAK) is a separate initiative consisting of university wellness program leaders.

FDA proposes updates to Nutrition Facts label on food packages

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today proposed to update the Nutrition Facts label for packaged foods to reflect the latest scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic diseases such as obesity and heart disease. The proposed label…