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    • OCTOBER 10, 2018
    Influenza and Prevention

    Influenza and Prevention

    Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and sometimes the lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine…

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    • OCTOBER 3, 2018
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    Beyond the pink ribbons, special product fundraisers, and the pastel sea of color that marks October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month offers a reason to celebrate and to reflect. Breast Cancer Awareness Month celebrates the 3.5 million survivors of breast cancer,…

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    • OCTOBER 2, 2018
    Tower Health Announces Agreement to Acquire Premier Urgent Care

    Tower Health Announces Agreement to Acquire Premier Urgent Care

    Tower Health and Premier Urgent Care today announced that they have signed an asset purchase agreement for Tower Health to acquire Premier’s nineteen urgent care locations that will expand Tower Health’s network of urgent care facilities throughout…

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    • SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
    September is Baby Safety Month

    September is Baby Safety Month

    What is it? Baby Safety Month was established on September 1, 2015 by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA). Stemming from the national observance known as “Expectant Mother’s Day,” Baby Safety Month is now celebrated annually to educate…

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    • SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
    September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

    September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

    September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. “Get your checks ups and know your body.” It’s not clear what causes ovarian cancer. In general, cancer begins when a genetic mutation turns normal cells into abnormal cancer cells. Cancer cells quickly…

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    • SEPTEMBER 6, 2018
    Independence Blue Cross

    Independence Blue Cross

    Roosevelt is now fully approved for all Independence Blue Cross (IBC). Payers Under IBC Contract are listed below: AmeriHealth HMO Commercial IBC CHIP IBC HMO Medicare Basic/Select IBC HMO Commercial IBC HMO Medicare IBC PPO Commercial IBC PPO Medicare AmeriHealth…

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    • AUGUST 21, 2018
    Sunburn

    Sunburn

    August and September are prime times for getting sunburns at home and at the shore.  Remember, this is a true burn, with a thermal cause – Ultraviolet light.  Burns occur from both UV-A and UV-B light.  So look for protection that blocks both types….

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    • AUGUST 8, 2018
    Bee and Wasp Stings

    Bee and Wasp Stings

    Bee and wasp stings can cause various reactions, ranging from temporary pain and discomfort to a severe allergic reaction. Having one type of reaction doesn’t mean you’ll always have the same reaction every time you’re stung.  Most of the…

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