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Celebrating our birthday: See how we have grown!

This month, we celebrated our birthday and took this as an opportunity to reflect on our growth over the years! Our members are, of course, at the heart of our community, but we are so proud of all the contributions shared … Continue reading

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The Longest Road: Health Care Reform and Access to Long-Term Care

My Journey into Long-Term Care A lot of people call my dad a hero. I have been known to be one of them. But that belies the circumstances that pushed him into turning his home into a nursing home so … Continue reading

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Friedreich’s ataxia (FA)—new treatments offer hope for today and the future

Friedreich’s ataxia (FA) is a type of muscular dystrophy (MD) that has no cure or medical treatments, but patients have options for managing symptoms. Learn about MD What many know as MD is actually an umbrella term for more than … Continue reading

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Predictions: 3 Public Health Hot Topics for 2015

2014 proved to be a big year for public health—ACA implementation, the Ebola epidemic, soda tax, and more. While many of last year’s hot topics will continue to flow into this year and many unpredictable events are to come, it’s … Continue reading

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Holiday wishes from SurroundHealth…

Wishing you and your families a safe, healthy, and happy holiday season! We look forward to continuing the journey with you in the New Year. Until then, here are a few resources to help you review & start planning for … Continue reading

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Planning for a Healthy Year: 3 Tips for Self-Rejuvenation

In preparing to close out the year, many people may be reflecting on the past 12 months, and beginning to plan for an even better—mentally, physically, emotionally, and professionally—new year. During this time, it is important to keep in mind … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Holiday Season while Staying Healthy

Parties, cocktails, turkeys, desserts—how do you stay healthy with all the joys that come with the holiday season? It’s important to remind patients, clients, and loved ones to celebrate in moderation and to keep in mind some tips for staying … Continue reading

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