Heart Disease in Women: Go Red!

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer in women, yet only 1 in 5 American women believe that heart disease is her greatest health threat. With so much media coverage portraying it as a disease that predominately affects men, it’s … Read More....

Apps That Pay You to Workout

Everyone knows about the health benefits of exercise and eating right, but sticking to a fitness plan can be difficult. Many people say they will get in shape but struggle to find the motivation. Even with all of the diet … Read More....

5 Body Weight Exercises for Anyone

The health benefits of strength training are well know, but that doesn’t mean you need to be a body builder or marathon runner to reap these health improvements. Anyone from young professional to retirees can enjoy a happier, healthier life … Read More....

Snow Shoveling Safety Tips for Winter Weather

If you are anything like us, you probably aren’t looking forward to snow being back in the forecast. With the added risks on your daily commute and the chore of shoveling driveways and sidewalks, it’s no surprise you may be … Read More....

Improve Your Respiratory Health

Your respiratory health is crucial to your overall health, yet many people neglect this system. This week is respiratory care week, so take a look at your lung health. With just a few simple improvements, you’ll take a big step … Read More....

Medicare Fall Open Enrollment

Fall Open Enrollment is here. At this time you can change your Medicare coverage for the coming year to better meet your needs. You can do this by joining a new Medicare Advantage Plan or by joining a new stand-alone … Read More....

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Did You Know?

According to Breastcancer.org, all women are at risk for breast cancer. Research estimates that 1 in 8 or nearly 12 percent of women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer at some time in their lives. Read … Read More....

Is Amazon Setting its Sights on the Healthcare Industry?

Chances are that when you’re shopping for gadgets, home décor or a number of other products, you turn to Amazon.com. The billion dollar e-retailer offers everything from textbooks to groceries and much more, but what about your prescription medication? It … Read More....

Hearing Loss Prevention: Don’t Wait Until it’s Too Late

Can you imagine a world without hearing? Unfortunately, many of us take our hearing for granted until it’s too late. While there are devices that can help with hearing loss, once you cause noise damage to your hearing, it is … Read More....

10 Illegal Medigap Practices

Are you or a loved one nearing Medicare age? A Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) policy, sold by private companies, can help pay some of the health care costs that original Medicare doesn’t cover. This includes copayments, coinsurance and deductibles. Some … Read More....