Getting your flu vaccine has always been a great idea — and in 2021, it’s more important than ever. Here’s what you need to know: <br> 1. __Avoid the chance of a worse COVID-19 infection__ — This year it’s especially important to get vaccinated against influenza, as the influenza virus will be ci
How are you? Really, we’re asking. May is Mental Health Awareness month, and with the world being well over one year into the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s a great time to give the question some honest thought.
Even if you don’t need professional help, who couldn’t use a little boost? Some simple
Did you know colorectal cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in the US? It will affect about 1 in 25 Americans in their lifetime. March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, making it an ideal time to look at ways to prevent colorectal cancer and increase your overall health at the same
It’s National Nutrition Month! Each March, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics invites people to learn about making good food choices and developing healthy habits. Knowing there is no one-size-fits-all approach, the theme for 2021 is “Personalize Your Plate.”
We hope these suggestions in
February is American Heart Month. What better time to look at some key ways to keep your heart healthy?
Taking care of your heart starts with the ABCS. Talk to your doctor about:
Blood pressure control
We all can take
Embedded within our commitment to making healthcare right, together is a desire to do what we can to foster healthy communities. Nutrition is a cornerstone of good health, and we are proud to announce our founding partnership with the Healthy Living Coalition. The HLC is dedicated to making progress
The best way to be there for the ones who depend on you: take care of yourself first.
With the world changing what seems like several times a day, it’s easy to get distracted. Even simple things like watering the lawn and buying more dog food can slip your mind when you’re focused on masks, social
Just over a week ago we witnessed the tragic killing of George Floyd here in our hometown of Minneapolis. That moment sent shockwaves through communities across the nation, and also around the world. It is the latest in a series of incidents unjustly targeting Black Americans – shameful violence tha
Here at Bright Health, we care about the health of all our members. That’s why we have a host of free wellness benefits tailored to keep our Medicare Advantage members feeling and living their best.
The Annual Wellness Visit
Every year, we encourage all our members to schedule a free annual w