Transportation workers have highest obesity rate, survey says

05/20/2013 | USA Today

A Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index survey of 14 occupation groups found transportation workers had the highest obesity rate at 36%, while physicians had one of the lowest at 14%. The survey found factors contributing to obesity included exercising fewer than three days per week, a poor diet, limited access to safe exercise areas, depression and skipping dental checkups.

View Full Article in:

USA Today

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
Manager/Senior Manager, Health Services Analytics
Avalere Health
Washington, DC