Corporate Nebraska challenged by ‘Walking Works’ to get healthier

December 1, 2011
Imperial Republican (Nebraska)

With obesity on the rise in Nebraska, 30 businesses took steps in 2011 to help curb this trend and improve their employees’ health by competing in the WalkingWorks Corporate Challenge. 

In “WalkingWorks,” a program from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE), 1,607 employees from companies in 13 Nebraska cities logged 276,144 miles of walking. WalkingWorks is one of many BCBSNE programs designed to encourage regular exercise and healthy living. 

Today, regular exercise is more important than ever. 

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