Monthly Archives: June 2017

All Things Pharmaceutical

The White House recently launched a task force aimed at addressing the nation's opioid addiction crisis, headed by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.1 According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, the majority of drug overdose deaths that occur today involve an opioid.2Prescription drugs are a nuanced example of how positive innovations can [...]

By |2017-06-27T14:21:34+00:00June 27th, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments

The Psychological Impact of a Divisive Election

Before 2016, the American Psychological Association's (APA) annual Stress in America surveys showed money, work and the economy were the biggest sources of stress in people's lives.1 During the 2016 presidential campaign season, however, doctors began reporting patients were increasingly anxious due to issues candidates highlighted in speeches and interviews. 2The APA's most recent survey [...]

By |2017-06-20T15:20:30+00:00June 20th, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments

As You Age, Keep Looking Forward

Many people spend a large portion of their lives taking care of people like their spouse, children, siblings and older parents. Here's a message for those in their later senior years: Don't stop now.As we age, our concerns start to change. Some people may become preoccupied with ailments and difficulties in their living situations, and [...]

By |2017-06-13T15:04:32+00:00June 13th, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments

Russia, Beyond the Headlines

These days, people have all sorts of opinions about Russia. Even beyond politics, images come to mind of fur-lined parkas and frozen tundra - hard and cold weather conditions, despite the fact that parts of it have a humid, subtropical climate.1 Perhaps we should take a moment to see Russia for its more positive attributes: [...]

By |2017-06-06T13:59:40+00:00June 6th, 2017|Financial Health|0 Comments