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Protect your most valuable asset during open enrollment and beyond: The importance of an annual eye exam

November 18, 2022

Protect your most valuable asset during open enrollment and beyond: The importance of an annual eye exam When was the last time you had an eye exam? If you can't remember, it's time to make an appointment. Even if your vision seems fine, it's important to get an eye exam every year.It helps to have anchor points throughout the year that serve as reminders for things like important appointments! For example, open enrollment season is the best time to assess what coverage you have and should use before the year ends and what you might need as you’re planning ahead. If you miss your open enrollment, you…

Company that’s all about giving helps grant wishes to kids with critical illnesses

November 18, 2022

Company that’s all about giving helps grant wishes to kids with critical illnesses Is it true that it’s better to give than to receive? Many people really do believe that's true, especially when they're donating to kids facing critical illnesses. One example of an organization that loves to give is Snappy, which has just reached the donation milestone of giving $1 million to Make-A-Wish through customer donations via the company's gifting platform — helping to provide over 100 life-changing wishes for children battling critical illnesses. This accomplishment was achieved one year…

Narcolepsy, Heart Health and Salt: The Connection You Might Not Know About

November 18, 2022

Narcolepsy, Heart Health and Salt: The Connection You Might Not Know About Narcolepsy is often dismissed as a minor sleep issue, but in reality, it’s a serious, chronic sleep disorder that can negatively impact overall health and increases odds of having heart disease, diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure and a stroke. What’s more, a study that compared 9,312 adults with narcolepsy to 46,559 similar adults who do not live with the sleep disorder showed that people with narcolepsy have 1.6x greater odds of having a heart attack.Since studies show narcolepsy is associated…

What makes GI issues worse for children during the holiday season?

November 18, 2022

What makes GI issues worse for children during the holiday season? The holidays are fast approaching. From Thanksgiving turkey to other holiday comfort foods, this time of year is synonymous with eating, which can present challenges for some children living with chronic GI issues. While festive treats can upset all tummies, children with conditions such as celiac disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), and food allergies may be particularly vulnerable. Not to mention, the stress and changes to a routine during the holidays can sometimes…

3 things to know about life with rare kidney disease

November 18, 2022

3 things to know about life with rare kidney disease Imagine going to the doctor for a routine appointment and being diagnosed with a disease you have never heard of, can barely pronounce, and for which there is no cure. Stuart Miller of Cartersville, Georgia, doesn’t have to imagine — he lived it. Miller discovered in routine lab work while applying for life insurance that he had a high level of protein in his urine, called proteinuria. Eventually, Miller was diagnosed with IgA nephropathy, a rare kidney disease that causes inflammation in the kidneys,…

5 Tips for Traveling with a Chronic Disease from a Patient with Psoriatic Arthritis

November 18, 2022

5 Tips for Traveling with a Chronic Disease from a Patient with Psoriatic Arthritis Sponsored by Lilly USA, LLC Vacations present an opportunity for relaxation, spending time with loved ones and indulging in new activities. While vacation is enjoyable, many find traveling stressful and uncomfortable, especially when living with a chronic disease such as psoriatic arthritis (PsA), a condition that causes swelling, stiffness and pain in and around the joints. Kirk is a husband, father and avid cross-country skier who has a love for year-round outdoor activities and traveling with…

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Albany, Schenectady, Troy in New York

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Carlsbad, Vista, Oceanside in California

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Fremont, Newark, Union City in California

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