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Do You Know What These Health Insurance Terms Mean?

Coinsurance, preferred providers, and deductibles can be confusing. Test your health insurance terminology smarts.

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Caregiving Can Be a Mixed Blessing, Families Say

Having a devoted family caregiver can be invaluable for the person who needs help. But for the caregivers themselves there are benefits—and burdens.

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How To Tell Friends and Coworkers About Your Metastatic Breast Cancer

Keep in mind that you don’t always need to tell people about your diagnosis, but if you do, have your facts ready to make the process as easy as possible.

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Do You Know the Rules for Flexible Spending Accounts?

You can save money on health costs with a flexible spending account if your employer offers one. But do you know what’s allowed — and what’s not?

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Revealed: America’s Most Sleep Challenged Jobs

A study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention identified the careers associated with the highest rates of short sleep duration. Is your job on the list?

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How Active Do You Think You Are? Why That Matters

New research suggests that how active you simply think you are, compared with other people your age, can make a big difference in your health.

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How What Happens in the Bedroom Influences Sleep

Make sure you use the bedroom for two things only

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Where to Start on the Health Insurance Exchange

Enrollment counselors and insurance brokers in your area can help you enroll in private health insurance and find financial help. Here’s what to know.

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How to Transition From Cancer Patient to Survivor

Some cancer survivors are surprised when they don’t go back to their usual selves. Here are tips to make transition into survivorship smoother.

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Neck or Back Pain? Improving Your Posture Can Help

A physical therapist offers simple tips and exercises to improve posture and limit neck and back pain resulting from prolonged sitting.