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American Heart Month – A February Resolution

Did you know that February is American Heart Month and was first proclaimed by the President in 1963? So over these almost 50 years have the results in our fight against heart disease gotten better or worse? Well, we now have … Continue reading

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The Prevention Plan Sold Through Sam’s Club – Correcting Some Misconceptions

With the announcement this past week of the sale of The Prevention Plan through Sam’s Club and the significant interest this created on national television (see USPM in the News on the right to view some of the coverage), print … Continue reading

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Cigarettes, the FDA and Proposed New Graphic Warnings

Everyone, or lets say just about everyone knows that cigarette smoking is hazardous to your health; yet  21% of adults and almost 20% of our High School students smoke and while the figures have dropped slightly over the years, we … Continue reading

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Webinar: The Power of Prevention, November 2, 11-12 eastern

Tomorrow, you can attend a free webinar discussing a recent study “The Impact of The Prevention Plan on Employee Health Risk Reduction” published in Population Health Management. Join Dr. Ron Loeppke for an informative discussion and learn how The Prevention … Continue reading

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