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Contact Lens Health Week

By |2019-08-16T17:29:02-05:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Safety|Tags: , , , |

August 19, 2019 | Abby Caviness In 2014, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) created Contact Lens Health Week to educate the public on proper lens wear and care. In fact, this year’s theme, according to the event’s page, is “Contact Lens Health Starts with You,” which encourages individuals and eyecare providers to [...]

Preventing Workplace Stress

By |2019-08-09T15:59:57-05:00August 12th, 2019|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , , , , , |

August 12, 2019 | Abby Caviness While we all know stress can have a negative effect on your health, it is important to know where your stress could be coming from. According to the American Psychological Association, 60 percent of adults attribute their work as a significant source of stress.1 So, what aspect of work [...]

Healthy Travel: Eating Healthy On-The-Go

By |2019-07-26T16:59:19-05:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , , , |

August 5, 2019 | Abby Caviness Traveling can cause unhealthy eating habits—eating fast food, overeating delicious foreign foods, or perhaps under-eating due to unfamiliar cuisine. If you are trying to kickstart or maintain a healthy lifestyle, traveling could make staying on track harder. However, USHEALTH Group® is providing some tips to help you stick to [...]

Healthy Travel: Getting Over Jet Lag

By |2019-07-18T16:14:26-05:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: Wellness|

July 29, 2019 | Abby Caviness If you have ever traveled a long distance, across multiple time zones, odds are you have experienced jet lag. Changing your body’s sleeping and eating schedule so rapidly can have some negative effects on your body and your health. However, while it is nearly impossible to eliminate this sleep [...]

Healthy Travel: Surviving a Long Flight

By |2019-07-11T16:18:29-05:00July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , , , |

July 22, 2019 | Abby Caviness Long international flights can be excruciating, especially if you do not prepare accordingly or pack the right essentials. While flying itself is not dangerous, there are a few risks and ways traveling by plane can affect your health. However, if you take the necessary steps before boarding your flight [...]

Healthy Travel: Overcoming Aviophobia

By |2019-07-09T14:15:39-05:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , , , |

July 15, 2019 | Abby Caviness Everyone is afraid of something, and fear tends to get in the way of people doing things they enjoy and things that could make them more successful. For example, if someone is afraid of spiders, they may be hesitant to go hiking or camping, and if they fear failure, [...]

Healthy Travel: Your Travel Checklist

By |2019-07-09T14:13:30-05:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , , |

July 8, 2019 | Abby Caviness For many individuals, summer is the perfect time to travel. The kids are out of school, the beaches are open, and your mind is due for a much-needed break from work. However, while traveling is meant as a stress-reliever, there is one thing standing in the way of a [...]

4th of July Celebration Safety

By |2019-06-27T16:28:42-05:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Safety|Tags: , , , , |

July 1, 2019 | Abby Caviness With the 4th of July quickly approaching, many individuals and families are out gearing up for the celebration with hotdogs, hamburgers, and—most importantly—fireworks. Everyone knows the 4th of July is not complete without a cookout and a colorful light show to top it all off. However, families must not [...]

Water Safety Tips

By |2019-06-27T16:23:23-05:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Safety|Tags: , , , |

June 24, 2019 | Abby Caviness With summer in full swing, families are out soaking up the sun and hitting the water to cool off. While soaking up Vitamin D and keeping cool is good for you, learning water safety will help you avoid dangers. USHEALTH Group® wants to make sure you are staying safe [...]

National Eat Your Vegetables Day

By |2019-06-11T10:38:52-05:00June 17th, 2019|Categories: Nutrition|Tags: , , |

June 17, 2019 | Abby Caviness You may have heard once in your life, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” But what about "eat your vegetables"? According to Medical News Today, all vegetables contain healthy vitamins, minerals, and fiber, which are key to improving your health and wellbeing.1 However, some find it difficult [...]