Could It Be Cellulitis?

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Ever been stung by a flying insect? Ever had the affected limb swell? One of our colleagues recently heard a friend’s story that almost turned into a nightmare. Here’s the story: She was feeding her many animals (dogs, cats, horses, goats, etc.) when she felt a sting on he
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Dangers of Delaying Medicare Enrollment

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Did you know that there are penalties for delaying your Medicare enrollment? We know you’d think that delaying accepting benefits could only be a good thing, but, alas, there are dangers which you should know so you can make an educated decision. As noted in an LA Times article
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Have You Heard These Health Insurance Warnings for Spring 2015?

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Do you have an individual health insurance policy? Are you receiving a subsidy for your health insurance benefits from Covered California? If your answer to either of those questions is YES (or even “I think so”), then you’ll want to either watch the video below or r
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Are You Missing Out on Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits?

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One of our colleagues recently lost his father. He and his sister erroneously thought he would receive the life insurance checks right away. But it doesn’t work that way. First you have to receive the death certificate. That alone could take many weeks. Once those certificates h
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Wishing You Happy and Healthy Holidays!

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Is one of your goals to be healthy (or at least healthier)? Well don’t wait any longer…let’s start today! Actually, some of you may have started earlier with a healthy Hanukkah. We found a fun article earlier this month at One Green Planet. Since this post is publish
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Wishing You All a Very Healthy Thanksgiving!

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  In keeping with our health themes, we went looking for ways to encourage a healthy Thanksgiving and found a lot too choose from (as you can see in these images): The common theme is that traditional dishes can be healthy with just a few tweaks. For example, below is what you
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Penicillin Allergy? Maybe Not…!

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With Open Enrollment season just beginning, many folks are looking to change doctors (again) in the new year. Which raises the question: do you check the box stating you are allergic to penicillin? Did you know that although you may have had a previous negative reaction, you may not a
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George Geldin with a 2014 Individual Open Enrollment Update Video

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Hi, this is George Geldon with an individual insurance open enrollment roundup. This is dated October 29th 2014. I’m gonna touch on Medicare, Covered California and other individual plans. Right at this time, for those people in Medicare, we’re in the midst of Medicare Ope
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10 Healthy Halloween Treats Children Want

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Since last year’s post was focused on a safe Halloween, we thought we’d focus this year on Healthy Halloween, while reminding you to review last year’s safety tips!   Have you been touring Pinterest for Healthy Halloween ideas? If not, we hope that the below ima
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Is this a Cold or the Flu?

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With record braking heat in southern California, it’s hard to remember that we are rapidly approaching fall and the final quarter of the year. Of course, for those with children, the beginning of school and their requisite fall activities helps remind many parents. And then ther
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