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Tara Arhakos, Licensed Professional Counselor, leads a seminar meant to educate you and increase your own self-awareness of some possible emotional eating behaviors, which may be sabotaging your... Read More

Lots of things can cause pain and swelling in your leg. But if your symptoms stem from a blood clot deep in your leg, it can be dangerous. Blood clots can happen to anyone, anytime. But some... Read More

Every woman is at risk for cervical cancer, but the good news is that when it’s caught early enough, cervical cancer is treatable.

Reducing cervical cancer risk

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Let’s face it: There is never a convenient time to get a bloody nose.

They’re messy, make us stop what we’re doing and, frankly, can be a little scary. The fact that a bloody nose can... Read More

Do people ever say that you look tired?

When you look in the mirror, does that person look refreshed — or exhausted?

A likely culprit in either scenario: the amount of sleep you’re... Read More

Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator

Find Out if you Qualify for Financial Help through the Affordable Care Act


This tool was developed by the Kaiser Family Foundation to help people figure out if they qualify for a subsidy when  purchasing insurance in new health insurance exchanges (or "Marketplaces") created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). You can enter different incomes, ages, and family sizes to get an estimate of your eligibility for subsidies and how much you could spend on health insurance.

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