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The Obamacare open enrollment window is fast approaching. Unfortunately, that’s not necessarily good news for budget-conscious healthcare consumers looking to change health plans or acquire coverage for the first time. Depending on your state of residence, health status, income, and other factors, premiums for Obamacare “metal” level plans in your area could be higher than ever this year. These five Obamacare alternatives and supplements may offer lower-cost coverage than “metal” plans. Consult with a health insurance expert to determine the best fit or combination for your needs. Short Term Health Insurance Plans Short term health insurance plans are ideal for…

Did you know that among the many medical conditions that a doctor can diagnose, cancer and chemotherapy are the most suitable for cannabis treatment? It is true. The American Cancer Society has even published information its website about how scientists have discovered the cancer cell-killing potential of the cannabis plant’s major cannabinoids, Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (THC). Since medical marijuana can be used to kill cancer cells, without impacting the body’s good cells, there’s no wonder why it is commonly being used in conjunction with chemotherapy. How Cannabis Reduces Chemotherapy-related Side Effects Although chemotherapy is an effective form of treatment…

With the fast pace of life that many of us lead these days, it is little wonder that we suffer from such high levels of stress. With work, family, friends, and various other things to juggle, many of us have little time to ourselves and seem to spend most of the time slaving away with not a great deal to look forward to. When you feel this stressed, even handling simple things such as taking multiple calls on your mobile can become stressful and annoying. This is particularly true if you are getting a lot of unwanted calls such as…

Are you to the point where you feel your doctor is not listening to you about your health issues? Unfortunately, many individuals run into such a problem. As a result, they can become frustrated with the lack of medical attention they are receiving. That said the time may be now for you to consider getting yourself a health coach. See What a Health Coach Can Offer You If you do consider going the health coach route, where best to start? First, turning to the Internet is oftentimes a great starting point for many of the things you may need in…

Although being a boss doesn’t mean you track what employees do outside work, you want them healthy. That said are you as an employer doing anything to improve the lives of your workers? There are a myriad of things you can do to encourage your employees to have the healthier lives. So, where might you begin on this journey? Healthier Employees Usually Means a Healthier Business In striving to have the healthiest employees around, remember these pointers: 1. Incentives – Give your employees incentives to stay healthy. One of the more common ones that many employers offer is free admission…