Category: Health Insurance

No Smoking At Work: Is It Legal?

The adverse health effects of smoking are real and undeniable. Every year, in excess of 480,000 Americans die from tobacco use and secondhand smoke, according to the American Lung Association. Smoking dramatically increases the risk of lung cancer diagnosis and is responsible for a bevy of unwanted side-effects, like yellowing of teeth, difficulty breathing, bronchial infections and a host of other issues. It's these harmful... Read Article

5 Ways To Build a Healthy Workplace Culture

Americans around the country are in the midst of personal campaigns to get themselves just a little bit healthier than they were last year. Whether it's losing a few pounds or finally kicking that bad habit once and for all, a life centered on good well-being is something that everyone can take advantage of - even though it might be easier said than done. But... Read Article

Finding The Right Care Facility For A Family Member

There really is no place like home. But the time may come when you need the assistance of a nursing home for your loved one. Whether you are looking for short-term rehabilitation or long-term care, choosing a nursing home or care facility can be a difficult and emotional task. You need to be able to trust that your family member will receive the same loving... Read Article

Chicken Breast For A Meal Maybe Not? Consumer Reports Indicates Food-Borne Illness Found On Nearly All Chicken Breasts

While many restaurateurs often have special suppliers for the foods that they prepare, some turn to grocery stores when they're running low on any given day. But before these products are purchased, they should be sure to pay attention to any recalls that are issued, as a recent release from Consumer Reports found that a substantial amount of chicken late last year had strains of... Read Article

Health Care Reform-Does It Affect You?

In a nutshell, YES the law in some way, shape or form will have an impact on you. We are here for you, your family and your business to help you sort through how the law will apply to you or your business. We are licensed to do business with Assurant, Blue Cross Blue Shield of MN, Health Partners, Medica, Preferred One and several other... Read Article