January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Nearly 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year1, but the disease is virtually always preventable with vaccination and appropriate screening (Pap and HPV tests). When cervical cancer is found early, it is highly treatable and associated with long survival and good quality of life. Continue reading
It is that time of year again where millions of people are vowing to get fit and stay healthy. But when February hits, the gym is deserted. If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to be healthier this year, put a new twist on it and start by seeing your doctor for a routine preventive care exam. Take it one step further and encourage your family members to get a check-up as well—even if they feel healthy and do not present any symptoms. Continue reading
Between work, family and everything else, you cannot afford to be sick. Life does not stop when your nose gets stuffy or your throat gets sore. Save time by skipping the waiting room with Doctor on Demand. Within minutes, Doctor On Demand connects you with an experienced physician who can help diagnose your symptoms and prescribe the right treatment early.
Guest blogger: Karen R.. Compliance, Quality and Clinical Program Specialist
If you find it difficult to manage your health care needs due to chronic or long-term health issues, a health coach could be the right choice for you! Continue reading
Open Season is fast approaching – eligible Active and Retired Federal employees can make changes to their health care plan from November 14th – December 12th. Continue reading