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Tips to Quit Smoking for Good

Tips to Quit Smoking for Good

Quitting smoking can be difficult, but with the right resources; you could quit for good! Smoking can be a detriment to your health and the health of those around you. By quitting smoking, you will save money to do more things you enjoy in life and you could save on health insurance as well.

Long Term Health and Dental Cleanings

Long Term Health and Dental Cleanings

Taking good care of your teeth and gums isn't just about preventing cavities or bad breath. A healthy mouth, leads to a healthy body.

The mouth is filled with many bacteria. Some of these bacteria are linked to tooth decay and periodontal or gum disease. Periodontal disease may be connected with diabetes, heart disease and stroke.

Teens Health

Teens Health

Most health plans cover mental health services to treat conditions, including anxiety, depression, substance abuse, or addiction to the same extent physical health concerns are covered. Often the first step is to talk with a primary care provider who can recommend a mental health professional, if needed.

Don’t hesitate to seek help for suspected depression, anxiety, or stress, self-harm, or addiction. Early intervention improves outcomes.

Breast Health: Mammograms

Breast Health: Mammograms

Should you do self-breast exams?

Many women choose to examine their own breasts.

Women who do know that breast changes can occur because of:

-Menstrual cycles

-Birth control pills

-Pregnancy

-Aging

-Menopause

-Hormone replacement therapy

It is normal for breasts to feel a little lumpy and uneven. Also, it is common for breasts to be swollen and tender right before or during a menstrual period. Whenever any unusual changes occur, contact your health care provider.

We cover mammograms based on what you and your healthcare provider decide is best for you, your risks and preferences.