The HPV Vaccine: Sorting Myth from Fact

The HPV Vaccine: Sorting Myth from Fact

What parents should know It’s what we have all been waiting for…a vaccine for cancer, right? So if someone told you there already was a vaccine for cancer, and receiving it could protect your child from several forms of the disease, wouldn’t you make sure your kids got it? Unfortunately too many parents are overlooking an important safeguard, the HPV vaccine, that actually can protect against HPV-associated cancers including cancers of Read more »
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September 13, 2017
kids & headaches

kids & headaches

When you hear the word headache, what image pops into your mind – a busy adult, hands on their forehead, head down, trying to regain concentration while paperwork seems to pile up around them? Or, do you imagine a six-year-old sitting away from her friends holding her head and crying? The most common response is – the adult. But, it turns out headaches are not at all uncommon among children Read more »
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July 10, 2017
HEALTH ALERT: For Millennials and Members of Generation X

HEALTH ALERT: For Millennials and Members of Generation X

Colon and rectal cancers are on the rise among adults under 50, even for those in their 20s and 30s. When it comes to the incidence of colorectal cancers, there is some good news. Cancers of the colon and rectum have been declining in older adults in recent decades, possibly because of better awareness of the importance of initial screening at age 50. However in a new study conducted by the Read more »
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July 10, 2017
Health Savings Accounts: Could an HSAs be in your future?

Health Savings Accounts: Could an HSAs be in your future?

Maybe it’s not rocket science, but it might as well be. Let’s face it, health insurance can be confusing, complicated and down right infuriating, but we all need it. With so much up in the air right now about the direction the U.S. healthcare system will take, Well-Being thought it would be enlightening for us to take a look at some tools that could help consumers navigate the turbulent waters Read more »
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July 10, 2017
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Diabetes – a Leading Cause of Blindness JACKSON, Miss.– According to a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and read more »

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November is National Diabetes Month This year’s National Diabetes Month focus is promoting health after gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes is a read more »

Earlier Screening for Colon Cancer Advised by ACS
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Earlier Screening for Colon Cancer Advised by ACS JACKSON, Miss. – Earlier this year, the American Cancer Society (ACS) issued new read more »

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