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February 1, 2023

Arrhythmia: When Your Heart is Out of Rhythm

Arrhythmia: When Your Heart is Out of Rhythm
Do you frequently feel your heart race or slow down for no apparent reason? If you’re shrugging your shoulders, you may have an arrhythmia, or an irregular heartbeat. What is arrhythmia? An arrhythmia means your…

10 Ways to Love Your Heart

10 Ways to Love Your Heart
Did you know heart disease is the leading cause of death in both men and women? Nearly, 1 in every 5 people dies from heart disease each year. The good news is that there are…
December 13, 2022

A Holiday Greeting from CEO Jeff Alter

A Holiday Greeting from CEO Jeff Alter
Season’s greetings! I hope this note finds you in good health, enjoying the holidays with those you care about most. For many, this time of year is filled with introspection and excitement, and it’s no…
November 7, 2022

Being Kind is Good for Your Health

Being Kind is Good for Your Health
It feels good to be kind. But did you know practicing an act of kindness a day can make you healthier? From reducing stress to increasing immunity and protecting your heart and brain, the physical…
October 4, 2022

10 Tips for Improving Your Health Literacy

10 Tips for Improving Your Health Literacy
Can you think about a time when you: Were diagnosed with a health condition and needed to find a specialist or decide on a treatment plan? Received instructions for taking prescription medicine or performing at-home…

Back-to-School Health: ABCs for Parents

Back-to-School Health: ABCs for Parents
By now, you have probably started your back-to-school routine of shopping for supplies, attending open houses, and reviewing team sports schedules. But just as important as buying new folders and coordinating the carpool is setting…