blog: your health
This Valentine’s Day show your love with 4 heart-healthy gifts
Here are some tips for ensuring you and your loved ones have a heart-healthy Valentine’s Day.
Embrace mindfulness for a better you in 2022
The concept of mindfulness is simple, but becoming a more mindful person requires commitment and practice. There are many different mindfulness practices and ways to learn these practices.
What seniors need to know about thyroid health
Of the estimated 20 million Americans that have some of form of thyroid disease, more than half of them don’t know they have it or have been misdiagnosed.
How to spot fake health news
False or misleading information about diseases, illnesses, potential treatments and cures, vaccines, diets, or surgeries (“fake health news”) can cause people to make decisions that could have dangerous consequences.
Bring the holidays to the nursing home
Celebrating the holidays during the COVID-19 pandemic has been a challenge for us all. However, it has been especially difficult for people whose loved ones live in a nursing home.
Family caregivers need support and self-care
An important part of McGuffey Healthcare’s mission is to provide extra support for family caregivers.
Take control to win the fight against diabetes
November is National Diabetes Month and it’s a time when communities across the nation bring attention to preventing one of America’s most common chronic health conditions.
How to replace a lost COVID-19 vaccination card
Keeping up with your proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not only important for maintaining medical records, but for protection against fraud.
Are you eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot?
A booster shot will help strengthen protection against severe disease for people who are at high-risk for exposure to COVID-19 or the complications from an infection. The planned federal rollout of booster shots will address this population first and here’s what you need to know to determine if you are eligible.