Take the CDC’s online Quiz here: https://www.cdc.gov/widgets/Prediabetes/html5/iframe.html
Even if you were fully vaccinated as a child, the protection from some vaccines you received can wear off over time and you may need a booster. There also are specific vaccines that you may need as you get older based on your age, job, lifestyle, travel, or health conditions. Take this CDC quiz to find out which vaccines are right for you: http://go.usa.gov/xqtz4
Ready to make a lifestyle change to cut your risk of diabetes? Health Management Partners has a class starting in September. To enroll in a class or to find out more call 1.800.434.9959 or contact us!
If you have certain chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes, or heart disease, getting sick with vaccine-preventable diseases like flu and pneumonia can lead to serious complications, hospitalization or even death. Protect yourself – get vaccinated. Take CDC’s adult vaccine quiz to learn which vaccines may be recommended for you. http://go.usa.gov/xqtz4
Health Management Partners is now offering a Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetes Prevention Programs (DPP) are designed to help prevent or delay type 2 diabetes. In the yearlong, CDC-recognized DPP, a trained coach leads DPP group participants through topics such as healthy eating, stress reduction, and increasing physical activity. DPP programs have demonstrated long-term results with reduction of risk of developing diabetes by 58% among program participants.
To enroll in our class starting in September or to find out more call 1.800.434.9959 or contact us!
National Immunization Awareness Month is held in August to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. It’s a great time to make sure your family is up-to-date on vaccines.
Let us know if you are interested in adding Employee Wellness, Health Screenings or Health Coaching to your benefit package. We’d love to discuss how our services could benefit you and your employees!
We all love being outdoors during summer, right? But there can be some unpleasant insects that can make your experience less than enjoyable. The CDC has a great article on how to keep mosquitoes and ticks from bugging you this summer.
We’ve all heard how Employee Wellness Programs help reduce healthcare costs, increase productivity and decrease absenteeism. But did you know they can also be an effective recruiting, hiring and talent retention benefit?
Having a culture of wellness may give you that competitive edge!
Summer is a great time to get out with the family and enjoy the nice weather. But it is also important to remember safety. Here is an article on making the summer safe for kids: https://www.cdc.gov/family/kids/summer/