Posts Categorized: California Headlines

4 Facts Everyone Needs to Know About Beach Safety

Whether you’re in Southern or Northern California, odds are you’re going to hit the beach at some point this summer. After all, our beaches are one of the major benefits of living in California! It’s helpful for you and your family to understand the importance of beach safety. Beach Safety Facts In order to practice…

Why Do I Have a Headache?

Headaches are defined as any type of pain you might feel in your head. Everyone has experienced a headache at some point; they’re not uncommon. However, there are many types of and different headache causes. If you’re having serious headaches, such as cluster headaches or migraines, then you should seek medical attention from a doctor…

Blood Pressure: How High Is Too High?

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High blood pressure is a condition affecting a third of all Americans. Many don’t even realize they have it. Controlling your blood pressure is critical because the condition can increase the risk for both heart disease and stroke. In fact, increased blood pressure is responsible for more deaths than any other condition in the entire…

Women’s Health: Preparing for Your Well Visit

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When it comes to women’s health, one of the most important steps you can take is preventive. It’s why you should periodically schedule a “well visit.” This ensures you’re in good health and taking preventive measures to stay healthy. However, don’t just show up to your next check-up unprepared. There are a few things you’ll…

What Is Disability (and Disability Insurance)?

When you think of “disability,” there’s a good chance you think of a severe mental or physical condition that limits a person’s ability to function properly. However, disabilities range in severity and more people in California are disabled than you might realize. In fact, according to the CDC, roughly 25 percent of all Americans suffer…