Posts Categorized: Life and Health

ENJOY YOUR LIFE: THE POWER OF POSITIVE THINKING

Although you might not be aware of it, there are far-reaching benefits to positive thinking that can improve your health and help you with stress management. According to the Mayo Clinic, studies show that the personality traits of optimism and pessimism can have a direct impact on your well-being. The good news is that, even… Read more »

Who Should Get A Flu Vaccine This Fall?

Every fall, your doctor or pharmacist probably asks you if you want a flu shot. This important vaccination can prevent you from getting the flu. Learn more about who should get a flu shot as you decide if it’s the right choice for you. What is the Flu Vaccine? The flu vaccine is an injection… Read more »

RETIREES SHARE THEIR WISDOM IN A REVEALING SURVEY

Many soon-to-be retirees find themselves in an anxious state, uncertain of how to face the imminent new phase of their life known as retirement. Fortunately, the results from a recent survey might offer them some guidance and reassurance. Offering a glimpse into the lives of current and soon-to-be retirees, this enlightening survey reveals a few… Read more »

How to Prepare Financially for Long-Term Care

One in four Americans over the age of 65 receives long-term care annually reports the U.S. Department of Commerce. You too could require care. Prepare your finances now for this possibility. Know Your Options Long-term care is defined as assistance performing daily living activities for longer than 90 days. Those daily living activities can range… Read more »

Protect Yourself with Disability Insurance

In the event a disability that causes an inability to work occurs, Disability insurance works to replace a portion of your absent income. Although it should be obvious why Disability insurance is critical protection, many workers assume that they don’t need private Disability insurance since Social Security disability benefits are available. What many fail to… Read more »

Should You Include Your Life Insurance Policy In Your Will?

Life insurance provides your beneficiaries with financial assistance. In addition to purchasing adequate life insurance coverage, understand if you should list it on your will. Probate Versus Nonprobate Assets When you die, your estate goes into probate. Probate is the process through which the executor of your estate files paperwork with the probate court to… Read more »

Five Retirement Risks

Retirement has always been a tough undertaking but in today’s tumultuous economy, it sometimes seems like an impossible task. There’s no question that countless risks go hand in hand with retirement. However, even during a recession, you can manage these risks. Here are the top five most common retirement risks and the best ways to… Read more »

10 Way Your Pharmacy Can Make You Healthier

Pharmacists spend at least six years in college learning about medicine and health. Take advantage of 10 services your pharmacy offers as you get healthier. 1. Health Screenings Many pharmacies offer a variety of health screenings, including: Anemia Blood pressure Cholesterol Glucose Prostate Skin cancer Thyroid After you get the results, visit your primary care… Read more »

5 Retirement Risks

Retirement has always been a tough undertaking but in today’s tumultuous economy, it sometimes seems like an impossible task. There’s no question that countless risks go hand in hand with retirement. However, even during a recession, you can manage these risks. Here are the top five most common retirement risks and the best ways to… Read more »