Helping Those Suffering from Lyme Disease Get the Disability Benefits They Deserve With the arrival of summer, most of the nation knows it’s time to break out the bug spray. Lyme disease has become a serious medical concern around the country with devastating long term problems. It’s even reported that disease-carrying ticks are appearing in […]
Open enrollment is a critical time for employees, as it provides the opportunity to select or update health, disability, and life insurance coverage for the next year. However, many employees do not pay attention to changes in their existing plans or make time to reevaluate their insurance needs.
Baseball season has arrived, and with it comes endless debates about the best-hitting lineups and pitching staff. However, there’s one topic everyone should be following this season: the frequency and prevention of Tommy John surgery. The procedure is so commonplace that many players consider it routine – but should it be?
Did you know that someone in the United States is diagnosed with diabetes every 19 seconds? This condition affects nearly 30 million children and adults in the U.S. today – that’s nearly 10 percent of the population. Despite the prevalence of diabetes, many don’t know the risk factors and warning signs to be aware of. […]
Americans enjoy more than three billion barbecues each year. That’s not surprising – after all, what better way is there to celebrate the approaching summer season? However, grilling might be riskier than you think. According to the National Fire Protection Association, approximately 8,800 home fires are caused by grilling every year. In 2012 alone, 16,900 […]
Now that summer has unofficially begun, have you started making plans? If they include any type of thrilling or extreme recreational activity, you’ll probably have to sign a waiver. Does anyone actually read waivers before signing? Probably not – and that could be a fatal mistake. Check out our latest Slideshare on what you need […]
As a truck driver, you’re used to putting in more hours behind the wheel than the average American worker can imagine. Even if you’ve adapted to life on the road, your health will say otherwise, says the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. According to the FMCSA, working long daily and weekly hours on a continuing […]
Try this on for size: there’s a shirt that helps your posture – all you need to do is put it on. It sounds too good to be true. Yet the “Posture Shirt,” made by Alignmed, reportedly does just that. According to a recent article in USA Today, the list of well-known Posture Shirt wearers […]