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Happy Earth Day! Did you know being eco-conscious benefits more than just the Earth? http://ahmi.co/1fkmCRf 
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New research suggests a link between celiac disease and a higher risk of heart disease.

What you need to know: http://bit.ly/1qlumaq
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We spend an average of 8.8 hours of our weekday at work. Try these simple adjustments to create a healthier workplace: http://ahmi.co/1hOOJYy 
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April is Alcohol Awareness Month, this recovering alcoholic tells her story: http://ahmi.co/R3hdsE 
This is the third part of a series exploring alcoholism in Michigan written by Carly Keyes, a recovering alcoholic who is on a mission to improve awareness about the disease and ensure others find ...
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At the end of this month we are hosting an event with the Social Media Club Detroit at Ponyride. 

The topic is "How to Thrive in the Digital World with a Collaborative Business Culture" Sign up here: http://bit.ly/1g2avfc
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Muscles aren't the only part of your body that benefit from a workout. 

The key to building stronger bones through exercise: http://ahmi.co/1iDMsnD 
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There is more than one reason to quit smoking: http://ahmi.co/1nekJgE   #mentalhealth  
There’s a reason why quitting smoking is one of the most commonly recommended preventive health tips: Frequent smoking can increase risk for heart disease and stroke by up to four times and lung ca...
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Creating a Personal Health Record (PHR) will help ensure you receive the best, most accurate treatment. Here's how to do it: http://ahmi.co/1nbBFV8 
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Obesity #HangoutsOnHealth  - 
 
The latest research on childhood obesity: http://ahmi.co/1epH4p8 
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Recently buy new health insurance? Make sure you get the most out of your investment: http://miblues.co/1i7Nx35
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A nonprofit independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is a nonprofit corporation and an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

Fast Facts about Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

* Total current employees: 7,000
* Members: 4.3 million
* Claims paid in 2009: $19.8 billion

Nearly 92 cents from every dollar we collect in premiums goes to pay for health care services. We keep our business running with only 8 cents from each dollar.

Of the nearly 30,000 doctors in Michigan, more than 99 percent participate with the Michigan Blues.

There are 159 hospitals in Michigan. They all participate with the Michigan Blues and accept the Blues member ID card for health care coverage.

Nearly 2,400 pharmacies in Michigan participate with Blues plan prescription drug coverage programs.

The Michigan Blues have the largest patient-centered medical home program (PCMH) in the country, with 1,800 primary care doctors designated as Patient-Centered Medical Home physicians.