Your Overall Well-being Begins with a Healthy Mind

42-43133133The way you think and feel make up part of your mental health. It impacts the way you live, how you react to things, and how you relate to people. Mental health is important at every stage of life. And just like going to your doctor for a yearly exam, your mental health sometimes needs a checkup too.
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MHN Can Help to Ease Your Suffering from Depression and Anxiety

ThinkstockPhotos-612661038_jpgDid you know depression is a common, but severe condition? It’s also a health problem like heart disease or high blood pressure. There isn’t a single cause for depression but it does affect the way you think and feel. It can also cause long-term sadness. Continue reading

Health Net Helping California Members During State of Emergency

The California governor’s state of emergency includes: Amador, Calaveras, El Dorado, Glen, Humboldt, Lake, Los Angeles, Marin, Mendocino, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Mateo, Santa Barbara,Santa Clara, Shasta, Sonoma, Tehama, Trinity, Ventura, and Yolo Counties.

Flooded road in San Mateo County, California February 2017

 

Health Net is providing help in 25 California counties affected by the recent severe winter storms.  This assistance is combined with Gov. Gavin Newsom’s declared state of emergency.

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Mental health hospitalization: The importance of follow-up care

SAF 0597_CMYK_crop_jpgMore than one in five people in the United States experience some form of mental illness, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. It is more common than we think, and caring for yourself at the time of a mental health crisis is a sign of strength and empowerment.

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Health Net offers assistance for California fire victims and evacuees

Residents of a neighborhood sit by and watch a fire threaten their homes.

Health Net, Inc. is helping ensure that members of its subsidiaries who have lost their homes or been evacuated due to current wildfires in Napa, Sonoma, Butte, Lake, Mendocino, Nevada, Orange, Solano and Yuba counties have access to essential prescription medications, critical Health Net information and other services to help them cope with grief, loss, stress or trauma. Continue reading