Monthly Archives: October 2022

Protect your health: Get a flu shot today

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(BPT) – Flu season is here, and adults with certain chronic health conditions, like asthma, heart disease, and diabetes, are at higher risk of serious flu complications, including hospitalization or even death. In fact, during past flu seasons, 9 out of 10 adults hospitalized with flu had at least one underlying health condition. Flu also…

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A flu shot can protect you and your baby too

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(BPT) – Do you have a baby on the way? While there are likely many things on your mind during pregnancy, don’t forget to plan for flu this season. It’s important for pregnant people to know that flu can pose serious risks to their health, as well as the health of their baby. The good…

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Prioritizing Vision Health for Healthy Aging: Top Tips


(BPT) – When did you last have your vision checked? As we age, we become more likely to develop cataracts or other vision issues. While many doctor appointments are top of mind, eye health may be overlooked — but because cataracts affect over 24.4 million Americans aged 40 and older, it’s vital to know the…

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