There's plenty of skepticism out there about whether wellness programs actually help people lose weight. Some critics have alleged that the programs are counter-productive because they demoralize employees by through "weight-shaming."

But a new survey from HealthMine, a wellness company, highlights a potential benefit of such programs besides weight-loss.

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