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Latest Posts by Nieika Parks

October 14, 2014

Raising Awareness about Breast Cancer Prevention & Early Detection

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease.

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July 29, 2014

FedEx Commits to Wellness

FedEx is dedicated to the well-being of its employees. That’s why, in June 2014, we teamed up with Healthways, a leader in well-being improvement, to offer personalized tools and resources at no cost to our employees.

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April 8, 2014

Working Together for Healthier Babies

Every year, over half of a million babies are born prematurely in the United States. March of Dimes estimates that preterm births cost employers more than $12 billion in excess health care costs. Premature birth can lead to serious life-long challenges – such as asthma, blindness, and developmental disabilities. These challenges often affect babies throughout their lives impacting their education and ability to work. 

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February 12, 2014

Raising awareness for American Heart Month

As a health care professional, it gives me great pleasure to announce that during the month of February, in recognition of American Heart Month, FedEx is raising awareness about heart disease and helping team members identify and respond to its leading risk factors.  This commitment to health promotion and wellness is a key component in the FedEx Health Care strategy. In 2014, FedEx is launching new benefit programs to help employees improve their health and productivity. 

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April 9, 2013

Observance of Minority Health Month

FedEx Express Employee Benefits enthusiastically supports the efforts of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and thousands of individuals across the country in the National Health Observance of Minority Health Month - April 2013. This year’s theme is “Advance Health Equity Now: Uniting our Communities to Bring Health Care Coverage to All."  Minority Health Month 2013 builds on strategic priorities to engage all consumers as advocates for their own health care and the health care of their families and communities.

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