Wellness

Be Prepared and Take Action This Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted by on Oct 2, 2018 in News, Wellness

Starting at age 40, women are encouraged to consider starting routine breast cancer screening.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, when the cause of fighting and preventing this all-too-common disease deserves special attention.
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Getting Back-to-School Ready

Posted by on Jul 26, 2018 in Wellness

Before school starts, check your child’s immunization records and buy a properly fitting backpack.

The end of summer vacation can be an adjustment for parents and kids alike. Sutter Health Plus wants to help everyone prepare for the new school year—it’s almost here, believe it or not.
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Prioritize Your Mental Health

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Access, Wellness

Sutter Health Plus members can self-refer to a participating provider for in-person or virtual mental health office visits—no referral required

Everyday life can bring stress or worry. Because caring for your mental health is as important as your physical health, Sutter Health Plus can connect you with powerful resources and personalized support.

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June is Men’s Health Month—A Focus on Prevention

Posted by on Jun 12, 2018 in Wellness

June is Men’s Health Month, a time to encourage men to actively manage their health and wellness.

According to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) statistics, men are 33 percent less likely than women to visit the doctor. Avoiding the doctor means possibly missing out on catching problems early intervention could prevent. Instead, Sutter Health Plus encourages men to take action and make a habit of these––potentially life-extending––precautionary measures.
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Respond to Allergies with Awareness, Action

Posted by on May 17, 2018 in Wellness

May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month—a peak season for one in every five Americans with allergies or asthma. Read More

A Healthy Vacation Checklist: What to Know Before You Go

Posted by on May 16, 2018 in Wellness

When it comes to planning your summer vacation, the key is preparation. Booking hotel accommodations, outlining an itinerary and packing a suitcase are essential—and the same idea applies to health care.
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