May 9 member webinar: Mindfulness for Health & Happiness

meditation_300x200_social mediaMindfulness can be a peaceful way to help you maintain a moment-by-moment awareness of your thoughts, feelings, bodily sensations, and surrounding environment. To help reveal the health-enhancing elements of this simple yet powerful practice, Health Net is offering a telephone/webinar-based class titled, “Mindfulness for Health & Happiness.”

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March 21 webinar: “Get Healthy with Your Health Net Wellness Programs”

Woman at laptopWhen you take charge of your health and make more informed decisions, you are investing in your long-term health and well-being. Even when you are feeling fine, it’s important to take preventive steps to help manage your health and identify potential health risks. Continue reading

Help your young athlete stay healthy

76767347More American kids are playing sports than ever before. It’s great news—physical activity helps children stay fit and feel good about themselves.

But injuries can happen. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, sports and recreation-related injuries are common. They send more than 2.6 million kids age 19 and younger to emergency departments each year. Continue reading

Keep kids safe from poisoning

medication safetyPoison is a real danger for American kids. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 300 children go to an emergency department each day due to poisoning. And every day, two kids die. It’s heartbreaking, but there are ways you can help keep your child safe from potentially poisonous products. Continue reading