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American Well provides a setting where consumers and physicians come together online, to acquire and provide convenient and immediate healthcare services. American Well supports health plans in meeting consumer needs for affordable, efficient, and immediate access to quality care.

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BenefitsCheckUp.org
Helps seniors find health care benefits available to them

CDC.gov
Information on free or low cost colorectal cancer screening

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Health Care Resources

CHIP is a program administered by the United States Department of Health and Human Services that provides matching funds to states for health insurance to families with children. The program was designed to cover uninsured children in families with incomes that are modest but too high to qualify for Medicaid.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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Expert Advice on Keeping Your Health Care Costs Down

No matter your age, you can help keep your body healthy and your money out of the health care system by eating right, exercising and avoiding habits that contribute to chronic illness. Having the appropriate insurance may also help your bottom line more than you think. Follow this guide to see if you have what you need at various stages in life.

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Simple Steps to a Healthier Heart

For millions of Americans, the battle against heart disease and other cardiovascular conditions goes on year round. About 600,000 people die from heart disease in the United States each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, making heart disease the leading cause of death for both men and women.

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6 Ways to Keep Your Workouts Fun and Injury Free

In a perfect world, you'd develop a workout schedule for the next six months, stick to it flawlessly and find yourself at the level of fitness you hoped to achieve. But as many know all too well, life sometimes gets in the way, be it in the form of an injury, lack of motivation or simply running out of time. While sticking to a regular workout schedule is a challenge, there are a number of ways to keep you moving both physically and mentally.

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3 Tips to Make Your Hospital Stay Safer

Each year, millions of Americans seek hospital care to treat a wide range of medical problems - from accidental injuries to chronic or life-threatening illnesses. While the majority of patients have positive outcomes, it is imperative to remember patient safety should be a top priority for everyone.

In fact, the World Health Organization (WHO) notes patient safety is a serious global public health issue.

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