You probably already know this equation: Too much LDL (the bad cholesterol) + not enough HDL (the good cholesterol) + high triglycerides (another blood fat) = potential trouble for your heart. Continue reading
If you own a business, chances are good that many of your employees find their jobs stressful. In fact, according to a recent Harris Interactive Work Stress Survey, fully 83 percent of employees are stressed by their jobs.
Given that April is Stress Awareness Month, there’s no time like the present to Continue reading
April is National Donate Life Month. And in America, there currently are more than 120,000 men, women, and children waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant.
Established in 2003 by the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Donate Life Month raises awareness about the urgent need for organ donations and recognizes the generosity of those who have saved lives by becoming organ donors. It’s also an ideal time to debunk many of the myths surrounding the subject of organ donation. Continue reading
Deductions and Credits
While this is by no means an exhaustive list, here are several of the most important points: Continue reading
If you own a business, the odds are good that one or more of your employees is an alcoholic. Not only is alcohol the single most used drug nationwide, but – according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism – one in every 13 adults is an alcoholic.
How’s your back? If it’s fine, that’s great news. But if you’re like many people, you’re all too familiar with back pain. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), nearly everyone gets a sore back at some time in life. In fact, maybe your back hurts right now. Continue reading
According to the American Psychological Association, a psychologically healthy workplace consists of five elements: Continue reading
Whether or not you have kids, at some point you may need to use a child safety seat when transporting children. Everyone should know how to properly install and use one. Continue reading
Obama Administration Allows Insurance Credits For People Unable To Enroll Through Flawed Exchanges
The AP reported that the Obama Administration recently issued a health law fix designed to assist floundering state-run health insurance exchanges, including Oregon’s. Continue reading