There's an unpleasant whiff to a trend now surfacing in the wellness realm that reminds me of an old "Hogan's Heroes" episode.

Hogan has to get Klink back into shape or the colonel's commanding officer, Gen. Burkhalter, will send him to the Russian Front. The show's a comedy but the underlying threat of this episode isn't; it's the sort of dilemma more of us will likely soon face in the workplace.

No one's going to be sent to fight the Russians, of course, but we could well be punished by our employers if we don't follow doctor's orders.

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