Affinity Health Plan

  • January 2017

    Health Awareness Series: January 2017 - Take 3 Actions to Fight the Flu

    January 23, 2017

    GET A FLU VACCINE The very best way to prevent the flu is to get a yearly vaccination. During the 2016-2017 flu season, the nasal flu mist will not be given. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Pediatrics Association say the spray does not prevent the spread of the flu.  

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    Health Awareness Series: January 2017 - Fall Prevention for Older Adults

    January 19, 2017

    Falls can happen to anyone. But as people age, they fall more often and are hurt more badly.  Each year, more than one out of three adults 65 years and older get hurt in a fall. Falls are the main cause of injuries for older adults.

     
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    Health Awareness Series: January 2017 - Beat the Winter Blues

    January 18, 2017

    The holidays are over. The days are short and the nights long.  It’s hard to wake up in the morning.  When you are awake, you feel irritable, can’t concentrate, crave junk food and don’t want to be around other people — not even your friends. What’s the problem? You may be experiencing “winter blues”.

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