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10 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

10 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season Supporting our local community, even in the smallest way, can make a big difference. Investing in our community doesn’t have to cost a lot or take up significant amounts of time. New to getting involved? It can be easy, and it is never too late to start! […]

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Loved Ones & Diabetes: How Can YOU Help?

Loved Ones & Diabetes: How Can YOU Help? Diabetes affects millions of people in the US and sometimes those affected are family or loved ones. When someone you love is diagnosed with diabetes, it can be emotional and can cause a million questions to run through your mind, such as; what the medical costs are […]

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PBMs: Bad for Your Health, Your Wallet, and Your Tax Bill

PBMs: Bad for Your Health, Your Wallet, and Your Tax Bill Pharmacy benefit managers, commonly known as PBMs, are third-party administrators contracted by health plans, large employers, unions and government entities to manage prescription drug benefits programs. PBMs are the single biggest influence on the soaring price of prescriptions. Originally intended to process claims on […]

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What’s True About the Flu?

What’s True About the Flu? Influenza (Flu) is a potentially serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and the infection can affect everyone differently. Millions of people get the flu every year, hundreds of thousands of people are hospitalized and thousands to tens of thousands of […]

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Summer Fun in the Sun

Summer Fun in the Sun Did you know that the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes? And although some people are at higher risk of getting skin cancer, anyone can get it. People with greater risk include those with lighter natural skin color, skin that burns, freckles, […]

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August is National Immunization Month

August is National Immunization Month August is National Immunization Month, and it is a time to recognize the importance of staying safe, reducing the spread of diseases, and staying up to date on immunizations for each stage of life. Due to COVID-19, it is more important than ever to ensure everyone in your family is […]

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Do You Have Sleep Apnea?

Do You Have Sleep Apnea? Many, and I mean many folks have sleep apnea. Most of us are unaware we have it because …*drum roll please*…We are asleep or in the case of someone with severe sleep apnea, TRYING to sleep. Typically, couples who struggle to sleep together get tested for sleep apnea. One spouse […]

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Mental Health During COVID-19

Mental Health During COVID-19 As the number of COVID-19 cases rise, so is the accompanying stress and anxiety. During this time of uncertainty and isolation, the mental health effects are just as important to address as the physical health effects. There are many causes for concern regarding COVID-19. Not only are you worried you may […]

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Nutraceuticals to Aid in the Prevention of COVID-19

Nutraceuticals to Aid in the Prevention of COVID-19 Masks do not help contraction of the virus, only its spread. Wash your hands often for 20 seconds. Hand sanitizer with 70% alcohol can be used instead. Melatonin: 10 mg – 20 mg. This powerful antioxidant fights inflammation. Best Rest may be substituted for those sensitive to […]

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