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Health Insurance Literacy: Employees Need More Resources

Health Insurance Literacy: Employees Need More Resources   Without a doubt, healthcare is a complex entity that includes multiple constituents beyond the patient and care-provider. From various carriers to government regulations, the intricacies of healthcare can turn-around even the most informed consumers. So, what happens when consumers become overwhelmed by options and guidelines? Among other […]

National Women’s History Month: Five Influential Women in Medicine

National Women’s History Month: Five Influential Women in Medicine   For decades, various female-activist groups advocated for the inclusion of women’s history in classrooms across the nation. It wasn’t until 1980 that President Carter issued the first Presidential Proclamation to declare a National Women’s History Week. By 1986, 14 states were honoring women’s accomplishments throughout […]

Heart Failure Awareness Week

Heart Failure Awareness Week   As a continuation of Heart Month, this week is dedicated to raising awareness for Heart Failure. Heart Failure is a common condition resulting from a damaged or weakened heart, often from a heart attack or years of cardiovascular disease. While there is no cure for heart failure, it is preventable. Honor […]

Our Hearts are Healthier, Together

Our Hearts are Healthier, Together   In 1963, President Lyndon B. Johnson named the month of February as American Heart Month to raise awareness about Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) within the American population. After many decades, CVD is still prevalent. Affecting nearly 48 percent of the American population, CVD is the underlying cause in 1 out of every 3 deaths. For American Heart Month 2019, the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) encourages you to join or create a heart-healthy pact with family and friends.   Living a healthier […]