• Last updated Aug 2, 2018 at 10:55PM | Published on Jul 7, 2018

A healthy lifestyle can improve your life insurance health classification

How can you improve your life insurance health classification?  If you have been following this blog, you have probably noticed that not all of our posts are about the subject of life insurance. We have recently included posts related to improving one’s health and lifestyles (that’s why we changed the … Continue reading Life Insurance Health Classification and your Health

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  • Last updated Oct 8, 2018 at 10:57PM | Published on Jun 30, 2016

Let’s face it, when people think of life insurance, they usually don’t think of adrenaline pumping, heart-pounding, high-speed excitement. Well, that’s all about to change with the announcement that groundbreaking—and record breaking—racecar driver Danica Patrick will become the new national spokesperson for Life Insurance Awareness Month this coming September.   … Continue reading Danica Patrick Becomes Spokesperson for National Life Insurance Awareness Month

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  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:09PM | Published on Nov 20, 2013

Heart Attack or Stroke

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States (approximately 800,000 a year) and many of them are avoidable. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 200,000 avoidable deaths from heart disease, stroke and hypertensive disease occurred in the United States in 2010. … Continue reading Avoiding Death from Heart Attack and Stroke

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  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:10PM | Published on Nov 4, 2013

Are you getting enough fiber? If not, you may be putting yourself at risk for heart disease, according to a study published in the American Journal of Medicine. Researchers from Harvard Medical School found that there was a significant correlation between low fiber intake and health issues, such as cardiovascular … Continue reading Study: Low-fiber diet increases risk for heart disease

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  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:11PM | Published on Oct 30, 2013

Preparing for Old Age

Today’s college graduates feel the weight of responsibility on their shoulders. Not only do they feel pressure to job search and start their careers, many face the responsibility of caring for the elderly within their family. Learning about assisted elderly care has now grown to be part of the global … Continue reading Preparing for Old Age in the Global Community

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  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:12PM | Published on Oct 21, 2013

According to a report recently released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the number of obese adults in this country has remained unchanged, with over one in three carrying excess weight. Despite increased awareness about the condition and multiple public health campaigns promoting healthier lifestyles, the … Continue reading CDC: One-third of American adults are obese

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  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:15PM | Published on Sep 25, 2013

Physicians are sometimes criticized for not always involving patients and their families in making medical decisions. As a result, there has been a growing push to incorporate shared decision-making (SDM) into the treatment process. SDM is encouraged because informal and anecdotal evidence suggests that engaged patients are more informed and more likely … Continue reading Shared decision-making may lead to higher medical costs

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  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:20PM | Published on May 13, 2013

Medical research, in recent years, has established a relationship between excessive noise levels and a gradual impairment of hearing. Other studies have shown that even moderately loud sounds can have a degrading impact on this sense. However, a new study has shown that even the slightest noises – a car … Continue reading Could abnormal sound levels impair heart health?

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  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:22PM | Published on Apr 2, 2013

A stroke is one of the most debilitating medical emergencies a person can suffer, making prevention a priority for Americans as they get older. According to a study conducted by a team of British researchers, increasing the amount of fiber in your diet may help reduce your stroke risk. The 20-year … Continue reading Study: More fiber may reduce stroke risk

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  • Last updated Oct 2, 2018 at 4:16AM | Published on Jan 17, 2013

Retirement brings a number of profound changes to your life, but chief amongst them is how your income is derived. With folks in America getting ready to retire as early as 60 years old, it’s important for those considering this momentous step in life to start their preparations correctly and … Continue reading Start it right: Tips for beginning your retirement planning

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