The CRBG Blog

 

High Blood Pressure and Heart Disease

Your blood pressure can be a good indicator of your heart’s health. High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a very common condition. About 75 million Americans — 1 out of every 3 adults. Continue reading

8 Ways to Lower Blood Pressure at Home

Nearly half of American adults have high blood pressure — many of them do not even know they have it.1 If high blood pressure is left untreated, it can damage your circulatory system and may lead to. Continue reading

Make the Most of Your Child’s Checkups

Pediatricians are not your child’s only ally when it comes to making the most of their well-child visit. As a parent there are many things you can do to make the most of your time. Use this checklist. Continue reading

What Parents Should Know About Well-Baby Checkups

Unless your baby is feeling sick, you may not think it is important for them to see their pediatrician. But as a parent, you can prevent issues from occurring in the first place. One of the best ways. Continue reading

Talk About Your Medicines Month

October is Talk About Your Medicines Month — an opportunity to learn about the medications you take and how they may promote better health outcomes. The key to being an empowered healthcare consumer. Continue reading

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month — a time to raise awareness of breast cancer prevention and the value of early screening and detection. Breast cancer is a common fear among women, and. Continue reading

Celebrating Health Literacy Month

We are celebrating Health Literacy Month — a time to promote the importance of understandable health information. Health literacy refers to how well an individual can obtain, process and understand. Continue reading

Make Your Health a Priority This Fall

Flu season is here, and it is important to take care of your health. The flu vaccine is one of the best ways to help protect you against flu viruses. Getting an annual flu vaccine is the first and. Continue reading

Cholesterol 101

High blood cholesterol is a major risk factor for heart disease and stroke, the first and fifth leading causes of death in the United States. High cholesterol is asymptomatic; therefore, blood. Continue reading

8 Tips for Healthy Aging Month

September is Healthy Aging Month® and the time to get started on better health practices. Each day is a new beginning, and a great time to reinvent your physical, social, mental and/or financial. Continue reading