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Winners of the C. Everett Koop Health Project Award Announced
Date:7/21/2009

e fewer chronic diseases, reduced demand for health care services, and lower health care costs."

Dr. Jim Fries, chief science officer for The Health Project and professor at the Stanford University School of Medicine adds, "As debate continues over the necessary ingredients for health system reform, we need to take notice of successful efforts by small and large employers who have introduced sustainable health promotion and disease prevention programs. Not only do they work, but they improve health and save money. And in the end, you can't argue with the data."

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