WellPoint extends SilverSneakers deal

Insurance giant WellPoint has extended its contract to market Healthways' SilverSneakers senior fitness program to a number of its plans. News of the extension, which gives Healthways access to about 700,000 people, comes about seven weeks after WellPoint said the two companies had expanded their collaboration on other wellness projects.

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