From policy reminders to breaking news on the federal and state level, we keep our clients and partners updated on the topics that matter in healthcare, wellness and employee benefits.
About Zika Virus Disease
Zika virus disease (Zika) is a disease that is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes). The illness is usually mild…Read More »
Disaster Preparedness for Your Pet
If a natural disaster strikes, what will happen to your pet? Be prepared: make a plan and prepare a disaster kit for your pet. Have you included pets in your disaster plan? Don’t wait until it’s too late. Start today by making…Read More »
What are Prediabetes and Diabetes?
Eighty-six million Americans now have prediabetes—that’s 1 out of 3 adults! Of those 86 million, 9 out of 10 of them don’t even know they have it. Without intervention, 15% to 30% of people with prediabetes will develop type 2 diabetes within…Read More »
FAQ: I’m a walker, but also want to start doing other activities. Do I need a different shoe for each type of activity?
Choosing the right footwear is important to ensure a safe workout. But that doesn’t mean that you need to rush out and buy a different shoe for every new workout you try—at least not in the beginning. While you’re experimenting with different…Read More »