3.19.2013

Aetna CEO Talks Mindfulness in the Work Place

Aetna CEO talks about yoga, acupuncture and mindfulness as successful alternatives to medication for pain and stress management.

Stress in the work place leads to more illnesses for employees, an increase in healthcare costs, and a decrease in overall productivity.

Incorporating acupuncture, yoga, and other mindfulness practices in the work place, has been shown to dramatically increase the overall health and wellness of employees - reducing yearly healthcare costs and increasing productivity and morale. 

Watch the CEO of Aetna talk about his personal struggles with pain and how the alternative therapies have inspired him to offer these programs for Aetna employees.

WATCH the interview:
http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000154606