Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. It is the leading cause of death of women and of men in the United States1. Consider these lifestyle factors: Diet is a major contributor to this deadly disease: 90% of Americans consume too much sodium, increasing their risk for high blood pressure2. The…… Continue reading Endorse Your Clients’ Heart Health During February’s American Heart Month
Change is the only constant in healthcare coverage. Adjustments to cost, convenience, quality, access, and legislation unfailingly impact consumers and the decisions they make for their own healthcare as well as healthcare for their loved ones. But there’s one important factor that will remain unchanged: your clients’ need to have access to affordable, convenient, and…… Continue reading Health Coverage in 2018: Change Is Constant
The holiday season and Open Enrollment have arrived (whether we’re ready for it or not), and so have opportunities for your clients to spend time with their loved ones. Food, laughs, and gifts are likely on their agenda, but something else – something more important – may be as well: health. Whether your clients are…… Continue reading It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Open Enrollment
June 4, 2017 is the 30th annual National Cancer Survivors Day, a day established to acknowledge those who have survived cancer, to raise awareness of the challenges they continue to face, and to celebrate life. Cancer affects us all. Consider the statistics below and learn about how you can help your clients prepare.
According to U.S. News and World Report, Americans spent $32.6 billion1 on oncology drugs and $11.1 billion1 on supportive care treatments for cancer in 2014. And according to the CDC Foundation, over one million heart attacks and strokes each year in America significantly add to the more than $320 billion in healthcare costs2 each year…… Continue reading Critical Illness Coverage: Helping with Treatment Costs of Life-Changing Health Events and Illnesses