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5 Tips for Staying Healthy During Pregnancy

If you are pregnant – or planning to become pregnant – please keep these tips in mind to keep you and your baby healthy: Eat Healthy. Choose foods that are rich in fiber, iron and folic acid (leafy green vegetables, orange juice and beans), and drink plenty of water. Exercise. Walking for 15-30 minutes a […]

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Healthy Eating For a Lifetime

What makes a meal healthy? Choosing foods from the 5 food groups make up a balanced meal. The picture below is an illustration of the 5 food groups (Fruits, Vegetables, Grains, Protein, and Dairy) and ways to build a healthy meal. Tips to Build a Healthy Meal 1. Balance Calories • Enjoy your food, but […]

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Coronary Artery Disease

Coronary artery disease is the most common type of heart disease. It’s also the number one killer of both men and women in the United States. When you have it, your heart muscle doesn’t get enough blood. This can lead to serious problems, including heart attack. It can be a shock to find out that […]

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Cervical Health Awareness

Cervical Cancer Cancer is a disease involving abnormal cell growth; cells in the body can get out of control and spread to other parts of the body. The cancer type refers to where the abnormal cell growth starts. When cancer starts in a woman’s cervix, it is called cervical cancer. Cervical Cancer Screening There are […]

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Clear Coverage is now available for DME, HomeCare, Therapy and Outpatient Providers

Over the year, Virginia Premier will launch McKesson’s Clear Coverage to help providers submit authorization requests and medical records. This tool is a web-based system that provides an automated method for providers and health plans to manage and receive automated authorizations for services, coverage decisions and steerage to in-network providers in real time. Benefits of […]

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