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American Cancer Society Workplace Solutions. Judy R. Jonas, PhD, RD, LD Director of Corporate Relations, Mission Delivery. Session Overview. The business case for the American Cancer Society’s engagement in corporate health and wellness Tools and resources available for employers

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American cancer society workplace solutions

American Cancer Society Workplace Solutions

Judy R. Jonas, PhD, RD, LD

Director of Corporate Relations, Mission Delivery


Session overview

Session Overview

  • The business case for the American Cancer Society’s engagement in corporate health and wellness

  • Tools and resources available for employers

  • How to get involved


Ten leading causes of death working age adults ages 25 65 2007

Ten Leading Causes of Death, Working Age Adults (Ages 25-65), 2007

No. of deaths

Rank

1.Cancer182,899

2.Heart Diseases125,814

3.Accidents (unintentional injuries) 65,294

4.Suicide 25,142

5.Diabetes mellitus 20,994

6.Cerebrovascular diseases 20,937

7.Chronic lower respiratory diseases 20,119

8.Liver Disease 19,768

9.Homicide 10,987

10.HIV/AIDS 10,620

Cause of Death

*Source: US Mortality Data 2007, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Retrieved August 2010.


American cancer society workplace solutions

Actual Causes of Death in the US, 2000 % of All Deaths

McGinnis, Foege, 2000


American cancer society workplace solutions tools and resources

American Cancer Society Workplace Solutions: Tools and Resources


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American Cancer Society Workplace Solutions

  • Cancer.org and 1-800-227-2345

  • Cancer Resource Connection

  • Healthy Living Newsletter

  • State Quitline- 1-877-YESQUIT

  • Fresh Start

www.cancer.org www.acsworkplacesolutions.com


What can you do lowering your risk

www.cancer.org

Stay Healthy Tab

What Can You Do:Lowering your risk


American cancer society workplace solutions

Checklist for Cancer Prevention and Detection

For More Information


Questions

www.Cancer.org -> Stay Healthy Tab -> Eat Right &Get Active

Questions?


American cancer society workplace solutions

www.acsworkplacesolutions.com  Healthy Living Newsletter

Hyperlinks to more information


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