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Top 10 Health Apps for 2018

Learn about the top 10 health apps for 2018!

Top 10 Health Apps for 2018 According to the US Department of Health and Human Services, “less than 5% of adults participate in 30 minutes of physical activity each day.” Additionally, a recent study by psychologists shows that the average adult spends roughly five hours a day on their smartphone. As technology continues to evolve, […]

The Science of Food Allergy Therapy

Learn about the new food allergy therapy treatments!

The Science of Food Allergy Therapy According to Food Allergy Research and Education, food allergies affect 15 million Americans, including 5.9 million children under the age of 18. These individuals must be constantly conscious of any trigger foods or ingredients and always be prepared for an outbreak. If you or a loved one suffers from […]

The Recipe for Living with Food Allergies

The Recipe for Living with Food Allergies | HeathTN

The Recipe for Living with Food Allergies Each year in the United States, over 200,000 people require medical care due to an allergic reaction from food. Over 170 foods are can cause these reactions, so it is important to be conscious of the foods you and your loved ones are consuming. By understanding food allergies, […]

The Real Benefits of Emotional Support Animals

The Real Benefits of Emotional Support Animals | HealthTN

The Real Benefits of Emotional Support Animals In the past few years, ESA pets, or emotional support animals, have become a heated topic of discussion and in some cases, a controversy.  Some people who don’t truly need ESAs are taking advantage of certain rules and bringing their “certified” animals into public establishments. However, for the people […]

Best Tennessee Summer Hikes

Best Tennessee Summer Hikes | HealthTN

Best Tennessee Summer Hikes It’s easier to stay healthy and physically active during the summer because there are so many fun and beautiful hikes you can experience! As long as you remember summer health tips like: bring along lots of water, wear sunscreen, take breaks, and bring healthy snacks, you’ll have a great time and […]

Healthiest Sunscreens To Use This Summer

Healthiest Sunscreens To Use This Summer | HealthTN

Healthiest Sunscreens To Use This Summer Do you know the dangers of sun exposure? The lightest sunburn can lead to permanent skin damage! It’s easy to grab a bottle of sunscreen off the drugstore shelf and think you’re covered, but not all sunscreens are created equally. Some commercial sunscreens contain chemicals that do more harm […]

When Can You Enroll In Medicare?

When Can You Enroll In Medicare? | HealthTN

When Can You Enroll In Medicare? Did you know that we’re partnered with Medicare Plan Finder to help Medicare beneficiaries make sure they’re getting the best coverage? There’s a catch, though…you can only enroll in Medicare during certain times of the year. Use this guide to help you figure out when you can enroll, then […]

Why You Should Buy Final Expense Now

Why You Should Buy Final Expense Now | HealthTN

Why You Should Buy Final Expense Now How much do you know about final expense? Did you know that final expense policies and life insurance are not the same? That’s right – even if you already have life insurance, you may not be completely covered for costs that you incur at the end of your life. We […]

Telehealth & Telemedicine: The Way Of The Future

Telehealth and Telemedicine: The Way Of The Future | HealthTN

Telehealth & Telemedicine: The Way Of The Future Telehealth and telemedicine allow patients to access quality health care when they have a hard time getting to a provider’s place of business. What began as a way for patients in rural areas to access doctors has become a way for anyone who is very sick or does […]

Understanding The Parts Of Medicare

Understanding The Parts Of Medicare | HealthTN

Understanding The Parts Of Medicare Are you or a loved one ready to enroll in Medicare? Medicare has several different parts and it can be confusing to figure out what you need. That’s why we’re going to break it down quickly for you today. When you’re ready, you can schedule a free appointment with our […]