Posts Tagged: California health insurance

The Importance of Oral Health

While most people dread going to the dentist, it is important to get checked once every six months. It’s not just about teeth cleanings and x-rays, as dentists are able to tell a lot about your over-all health, including if you are at risk of a chronic disease. However, if you already have some dental…

Men’s Health for Every Age

In the month of June, we focus on men’s health and well-being, and to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems. Help encourage the boy’s or men in your life, be it your child, nephew, brother or spouse, to take charge of their overall health. Here are some tips on what can be done to…

Mental Health Matters

Your mental health impacts every aspect your life. Mental health problems can effect our emotional, psychological, and physical well being. When it comes to your mental health, self-care can help manage stress, increase your energy, and lower your risk of illness. Even small acts of self-care everyday can have a huge impact. Why bring awareness…

Things to Do Before Your Next “Well Woman Visit”

The Basics: Overview Schedule a well-woman visit with your doctor or nurse every year. The well-woman visit is an important way to help you stay healthy. Well-woman visits include a full checkup, separate from any other visit for sickness or injury. These visits focus on preventive care for women, which may include: Services, like vaccines (shots), that improve your…

Tips if you have a food allergy

There is no way to prevent an allergic reaction other than avoiding the allergen. Strict avoidance is the best way to prevent a reaction. This includes all products that definitely contain the allergen as well as those that “may contain,” “manufactured in a shared facility”, or “processed on the same equipment.” Experimenting or taking risks to…