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Taking Care of Yourself: Health Tips for People Under 30

The sooner you start healthy lifestyle habits, the better your overall health results are likely to be. In your 20s, it’s easy to take your faster metabolism and higher energy levels for granted, as well as put fitness on the back burner. But early adulthood is the time to start

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Staying Mentally Healthy During The Winter Months

It’s easy to get the blues during the winter, particularly when the holidays are over. The skies are gray, the weather is cold, and it is more challenging to go outdoors and socialize with others. Some people solve this problem by wintering in warmer climates. If you don’t have that

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What Happens When My Kids Need Their Own Health Insurance?

As parents we provide for our children’s basic needs. That includes health insurance, so they have access to the medical care they need, when they need it. However, kids grow up, and there comes a time when they need their own health insurance. Here is some information that could help

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How Do I Know If I Need Separate Vision Insurance?

Regular eye exams are essential for maintaining the health of the eyes – the organs that make vision possible. Eye exams can also detect underlying health conditions that may otherwise go unnoticed. Depending on your annual vision care costs, you may need separate vision insurance to get the eye and

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Foods With More Calories Than You Think

Just because a food is healthy doesn’t make it low in calories. If you are watching your weight, it doesn’t pay to disregard the calorie content of anything you consume, including meal additions, drinks, and foods with high nutritional value. Hidden sources of calories can add significant amounts to your

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Easy Ways To Vary Your Diet

Most of us know how important it is to eat a varied diet that includes plenty of fruits and vegetables and high-quality protein. But when we are used to eating a certain way, it may be easier said than done to add healthy variety to our meals. The following tips

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What Is The Long-Term Disability Waiting Period?

Long-term disability insurance is designed to help cover your living expenses should you become disabled. However, the insurance company does not start paying out benefits immediately if you become seriously ill or injured. You must meet a specific definition of disability for a certain period of time (typically 90 to

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Low-Impact Exercises For Healthy Living

The benefits of exercise are well-known to most people. It can help you lose weight, reduce your risk of heart disease, help you manage blood sugar, improve your cognitive function, and elevate your mood and mental state. But high impact exercise can have a negative impact on your joints. Many

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The Importance Of Stretching Before Exercise

For decades, we have been told about the importance of stretching before exercise. But how many people really understand why it is so important? In a nutshell, stretching serves as a critical link for the body between a sedentary state and physical activity. What Makes Stretching So Important? If you

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