Is it time to put your heart into being healthier?

Is it time to put your heart into being healthier

  For many of us, our health is something we take for granted, and we don’t really think about what we could have done differently until it’s too late.   It’s not possible to prevent every illness, but many cases of heart disease are linked to lifestyle factors. If your health isn’t top of your…

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Are you wondering, “Should I get the flu shot?”

Should I get the flu shot?

  Influenza is an extremely contagious viral infection which results in uncomfortable and sometimes painful symptoms such as coughing, body aches, high fevers, and congestion.   Each year, thousands are hospitalized and some even die from influenza-related causes. To minimize the number of influenza cases, the Center for Disease Control recommends getting a flu shot each…

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Here’s how stress is killing you.

Here's how stress is killing you.

  Some of you may be sighing after reading that title. “Yeah, we already know that stress is bad for your health.” …and it’s true that the serious harm stress can do to your health is definitely much more widely known than it used to be.   In general, however, a lot of people still…

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Could you do more to secure your financial future?

Could you do more to secure your financial future?

  One thing I’ve come to realize, being in my mid-fifties, is it’s never too early – or too late – to think about the future.   You may think you can’t or don’t need to start saving for or set up a pension – but you’d be wrong. It’s always beneficial to look forward. You never…

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The Prince effect: Sudden boom in will writing requests.

  Recent celebrity deaths have seen will writing requests rise.   It has been just over a month since the death of rock and roll superstar Prince and the diminutive pop icon’s untimely passing has sparked more than just an outpouring of grief. The very public bickering over the rock star’s estate – thought to…

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Risky business: The costs of insuring the world’s deadliest jobs.

The costs of insuring the world's deadliest jobs.

  Have you ever wondered whether future Mars astronauts would be able to get life insurance?   We’re guessing probably not, but the folks over at Local Life Agents decided to find out anyway! And while they were at it, they also calculated the costs of insuring a number of other high risk professions; from…

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Does your teen have a drug problem?

You want to give your kids the best start in life and bring them up the best way you can.   Everybody does.   However, sometimes things happen that aren’t your fault. Your children begin to become their own people, make their own decisions and have their own opinions. Lots of older children may start…

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Honoring the greatest generation on Memorial Day.

Memorial Day

Mention Memorial Day to most people and visions of the first unofficial day of summer will appear.  It’s the date most associated with the opening of public pools and the beginning of seashore activities.  It also conjures up visions of outdoor barbeques, poolside cocktails, wave jumping at the beach and family vacations far and wide.…

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