Profile

Cover photo
Health. Join In.
58 followers|33,209 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
United States Navy veteran, Lonnie Bedwell, shares how the United States Association of Blind Athletes helped lead him out of dark times: “[I lost] my eyesight. I didn’t lose my vision." Watch now: http://bit.ly/1It947h
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
Your member ID number won’t win the lottery, but it will help you replace a lost health insurance ID card. Jot it down on and keep it somewhere safe, just in case. #LifeHack #HealthInsurance
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
Spinal cord injuries, you may have met your match. The e-Dura implant just might be the answer for paralysis: http://bit.ly/1Bh1ndP #Innovation
The tiny skinlike device attaches directly to damaged spinal cords and stimulates them as if they were connected to the brain.
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
A trip to the doctor isn’t a blind date! Do some research before picking a physician. Consider factors like office hours and languages spoken. #ProTip 
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
A picture’s worth 1,000 words, especially when it comes to your health insurance ID card. Keep a photo of both sides, in case you lose it. #Insured
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
Your doctor’s heard it all, so no topic is off limits! Make a list of questions before your visit, and hand it to your doctor if you feel too shy to speak up. #HealthCare
1
Add a comment...
Have them in circles
58 people
Elisabeth Hess's profile photo
Laura Conrad's profile photo
delowar hossain's profile photo
David Treier's profile photo
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma's profile photo
Jim Frame's profile photo
Darren Tuck's profile photo
Briggail Thomas's profile photo
clarke woodward's profile photo

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
If the early bird gets the worm, what does the night owl get? Increased health risks, according to a new study: http://bit.ly/1F66r66  #Research
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
From school plays to soccer practice, life can be unpredictable. But your follow up visits don’t need to be! Schedule them while you’re at the doctor’s office, so you don’t forget. #LifeHack
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
We can’t help but be drawn to the idea of this new Google wearable. It uses magnetic particles to treat disease: http://bzfd.it/1FInJsE #Innovation
A closer look at Google's plan to attack diseases by putting tiny particles into your body.
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
If your teeth get brain freeze from cold food and drinks, you could have a cavity. Visit your dentist and get back to enjoying that iced coffee! #DentalHealth
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
Spit out the thermometer! The STEMP temperature patch tracks your fever and notifies your phone when it changes: http://bit.ly/1xQ3rxA #HealthTech
1
Add a comment...

Health. Join In.

Shared publicly  - 
 
Give yourself the ultimate gift: good health. Make yearly check ups easy to remember by scheduling them during your birthday month. #PreventiveCare
1
Add a comment...
People
Have them in circles
58 people
Elisabeth Hess's profile photo
Laura Conrad's profile photo
delowar hossain's profile photo
David Treier's profile photo
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma's profile photo
Jim Frame's profile photo
Darren Tuck's profile photo
Briggail Thomas's profile photo
clarke woodward's profile photo
Story
Tagline
Welcome to our home on Google+, where you’ll learn how to get healthy, stay healthy and share that knowledge with everyone around you. Check back often to learn more about healthy living.
Introduction

Please post responsibly. Any post or pictures that are not related to the site's mission, contain inappropriate or offensive language or confidential information, may be removed. 

We will be sure to respond to your questions or concerns within 24 hours of posting to our wall.

 

Products vary by state. Please visit our website for more information.

The information available on or through this online property is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice. It is only intended to provide general information on health care issues. Our brands, as defined below, cannot guarantee that the information is absolutely accurate, current or exhaustive since the field of health is constantly changing. If you have a medical problem or need medical advice, please contact your physician or health care provider. In the case of emergencies, please call 911.

Providing services in Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri (excluding 30 counties in the Kansas City area), Ohio, Wisconsin, Colorado, Nevada, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire and Virginia (excluding the city of Fairfax, the town of Vienna and the area east of State Route 123). Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is the trade name of: 

• In Colorado and Nevada: Rocky Mountain Hospital and Medical Service, Inc. 
• In Connecticut: Anthem Health Plans, Inc.
• In Indiana: Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc. 
• In Kentucky: Anthem Health Plans of Kentucky, Inc.
• In Maine: Anthem Health Plans of Maine, Inc. 
• In Missouri (excluding 30 counties in the Kansas City area): RightCHOICE® Managed Care, Inc. (RIT), Healthy Alliance® Life Insurance Company (HALIC), and HMO Missouri, Inc. RIT and certain affiliates administer non-HMO benefits underwritten by HALIC and HMO benefits underwritten by HMO Missouri, Inc. RIT and certain affiliates only provide administrative services for self-funded plans and do not underwrite benefits. 

• In New Hampshire: Anthem Health Plans of New Hampshire, Inc. 
• In Ohio: Community Insurance Company. 
• In Virginia: Anthem Health Plans of Virginia, Inc. trades as Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Virginia, and its service area is all of Virginia (except for the City of Fairfax, the Town of Vienna, and the area east of State Route 123) and its affiliated HMOs, HealthKeepers, Inc., Peninsula Health Care, Inc. and Priority Health Care, Inc. (we don’t include this info)
• In Wi Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wisconsin ("BCBSWi") which underwrites or administers the PPO and indemnity policies; Compcare Health Services Insurance Corporation ("Compcare") underwrites or administers the HMO policies; and Compcare and BCBSWi collectively underwrite or administer the POS policies. 

Website: 
www.Anthem.com

Providing services in California as the trade name of Blue Cross of California, Anthem Blue Cross and Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company.

Website: 
www.Anthem.com/ca

Providing services in Georgia as the trade names of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia, Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthcare Plan of Georgia, Inc.

Website: 
www.bcbsga.com

Providing services in New York as the trade names of Empire HealthChoice HMO, Inc. and/or Empire HealthChoice Assurance, Inc., licensees of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans.

Website: 
www.EmpireBlue.com

All our brands are independent licensees of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. Not all programs featured on this site may be available in your area or with your coverage. Please visit the appropriate brand website for more information about programs currently available to you.