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Summer Sun Safety

5 ways to protect yourself from the sun. The sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Follow these recommendations to help protect yourself and your family. Shade You can reduce your risk of skin damage and skin cancer by seeking shade under an umbrella, tree, or other shelter … Continue Reading

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Celebrate Global Wellness Day!

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What is Global Wellness Day? All of us would like be healthier, to look better, and to live well both physically and spiritually. Living well is almost the entire world’s shared dream. As everything that is precious to us has been honored with a special day, why is it that we don’t have a special … Continue Reading

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10 Reasons to Quit Tobacco For Good!

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You know that smoking is bad for you. Maybe you’ve forgotten how good life can be when you’re tobacco-free. Need some incentive to quit? Here are 10 reasons to quit tobacco for good. If you quit smoking, you will be taking steps to: Improve your health right now and for the rest of your life. Within … Continue Reading

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9 Stroke Warning Signs and Symptoms in Women

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While stroke is the fifth leading cause of death for men, it’s the third leading cause of death for women. And according to the National Stroke Association, each year, 55,000 more American women have a stroke than American men. A stroke occurs when a blood clot cuts off blood flow to an area of the brain. … Continue Reading

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Spring into Action: May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

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Asthma and allergies are at epidemic proportions in America. They affect so many Americans now that the White House has designated May as Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. The statistics surrounding these conditions can be overwhelming. In fact, in the past 20 years, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), the number … Continue Reading

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Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Although colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the nation, it can be prevented through good nutrition, physical activity and regular screening. Nearly 150,000 new cases of colorectal cancer (CRC) will be diagnosed this year, according to American Cancer Society estimates. CRC affects both men and women, as well as people of all … Continue Reading

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Cigna Pay for Performance

  Cigna is implementing a Pay for Performance (P4P) model, effective 1/1/2016, that is hoping to lower medical costs and increase customer satisfaction. Currently there are only a few hospitals that are contracted through this program, but Cigna’s goal is to have 50% of their business in the P4P model by the end of 2018. … Continue Reading

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BRMS will be at the 2015 HR Technology Conference

What’s new in the world of HR Technology? Come find out! Join us at the HR Technology Conference & Exposition Stop by booth #752 where you’ll find us eager to chat about how we are bringing exciting changes to the health & wealth management industry! Plus we’ve stocked our booth with fun and exciting gear! … Continue Reading

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January is Cervical Health Awareness Month

Each year, an estimated 12,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, and, of those, about one-third will die as a result of the cancer. But cervical cancer is also a highly preventable and treatable cancer, thanks to improved screening and vaccination. The American Social Health Association (ASHA) and the National Cervical Cancer Coalition have named … Continue Reading

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Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Researchers are working to learn how our “external” and “internal” environments may work separately and together to affect our health and possibly the risk of developing breast cancer. “Internal environment” means the things inside our bodies that influence our health, such as genetics, hormones, illnesses, and feelings and thoughts. “External environment” refers to the things … Continue Reading

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