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How therapy can help kids cope with bullying




Over the past several years, modern-day bullying – cyberbullying – has increased due to easy access to the Internet and social media platforms. Bullying is most common for school aged children, and can greatly impact self-esteem and even interfere with social and intellectual development. If you suspect your child is being bullied, or that your […]

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Health coverage options for college students




Are you heading off to college this fall? If so, health insurance is likely one of the last things on your mind. You’re preoccupied with move-ins, meeting new people, and choosing a major – or two! However, it’s important to make sure you’re covered in the event of an illness, accident, or emergency now that […]

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August is National Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month




August is National Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. While you’re likely focused on back-to-school shopping and planning, this is a reminder to schedule your annual eye exams as well. Eye exams are especially important at a young age, since good eyesight leads to better learning. How can an eye exam help my child? Eye […]

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Health insurance terms you should know




Have you ever felt intimidated by health care and health insurance terms? If so, you’re not alone. Studies show that only about one in 10 people in the U.S. have a proficient level of health literacy. However, understanding health terms can save you time, money, and stress. That’s why we created a health insurance dictionary […]

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How an Obamacare repeal could affect employer-based coverage




by Brooke Jarchow Two weeks ago, Republicans unveiled their first draft of a replacement plan for the Affordable Care Act, called American Health Care Act.  While there is still no confirmation of how much the replacement plan could cost, its proposed changes could leave millions without health insurance. Those who get health insurance through the open […]

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Activate your health coverage by paying your premium




by Brooke Jarchow If you enrolled in health insurance for 2017, make sure to pay your monthly premium in order to activate your coverage for the year. A premium is a payment to your health insurance provider that is typically charged on a monthly basis. These payments keep your coverage active, similar to paying your […]

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Your health insurance deadline is today




by Brooke Jarchow Today is January 31, marking the deadline to enroll in health insurance coverage for 2017. If you choose not to enroll in a health care plan today, you will not be able to enroll until the next Open Enrollment Period unless you have a Qualifying Life Event before then. If you have […]

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National Immunization Awareness Month: Vaccinations and your health




by Lauren Mandel and Adam Tock It’s no secret that, over the past few months, immunization has been a regular news topic. First came the measles outbreak in California this past winter, which was later linked to Disneyland. Then just a few weeks ago, the U.S. experienced its first confirmed measles death in over 12 […]

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Five Life Events that Let You Buy Obamacare After The Deadline




If you missed the deadline to purchase Obamacare, you may have another chance. It all depends on your situation. The health care law outlines “qualifying life events” which are life changes that make a person eligible for a special enrollment period to obtain major medical health insurance. Here are the qualifying life events that could […]

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Procrastinators Be Warned: March is Your Last Chance to Buy Health Insurance




Thinking of waiting until next month to sign up for health insurance? Think again. Your opportunity to buy coverage that is in compliance with the Affordable Care Act ends on March 31. That’s just days away! If you haven’t heard, the health care reform law established a time frame for Americans to purchase health insurance. […]

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