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2021
January
15,
2021
| 17:49 PM America/New_York
A sudden onset of obsessive-compulsive disorder derailed Stephen Smith’s college football career. Now the CEO of an OCD treatment program, he shares what he wished he knew about this debilitating yet treatable condition. ...
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January
11,
2021
| 16:20 PM America/New_York
The COVID-19 virus has mutated, but it doesn’t change the ways we can protect ourselves. ...
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January
08,
2021
| 10:39 AM America/New_York
Staying indoors away from wintry weather makes flu and COVID-19 infections more likely. Here’s how to protect yourself. ...
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2020
December
14,
2020
| 14:04 PM America/New_York
Eric Knapp, a board member of Animal Lighthouse Rescue, shares how adopting four-legged friends saved his life and enriched all aspects of his mental, physical and emotional health.Original Air Date: December 14, 2020Download transcript...
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December
14,
2020
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
Megan Brennan, a Horizon BCBSNJ Manager of Special Investigations, shares tips for protecting yourself and your loved ones from being taken advantage of by a COVID-19 scam.Original Air Date: December 14, 2020Download transcript...
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December
14,
2020
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
Being treated at home has been shown to help members save money and heal faster.Lisa Zwerdling, VP of Internal Care Coordination at VNA Health Group, provides the information you need to know about home health care options and coverage.Original Air D...
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December
14,
2020
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
Fred DiOrio’s career as a dentist and Horizon BCBSNJ Dental Director has introduced him to countless patients throughout his career.Yet, it is his commitment to service and saving lives as an Emergency Medical Technician that has helped him make his ...
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December
14,
2020
| 14:02 PM America/New_York
Alzheimer’s Disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and other mental functions.It also places a large strain on caregivers. Dr. Naalla Schreiber, Medical Director of Psychiatric Home Care for VNA Health Grou...
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December
14,
2020
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
As a family doctor and geriatrician, Dr. Steven Landers, President & CEO of VNA Health Group knows that talking about aging and long-term care are topics some family members would rather avoid.In this interview, he gives tips for navigating the emoti...
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December
10,
2020
| 12:43 PM America/New_York
As the number of COVID-19 cases in New Jersey moves in the wrong direction, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey will continue to do what’s right for our members and communities. ...
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December
08,
2020
| 09:29 AM America/New_York
A new grant from The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey advances equality to reduce health disparities. See how. ...
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November
30,
2020
| 10:21 AM America/New_York
Your guide for deciding how to get the timely care you need, even during the pandemic. ...
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November
20,
2020
| 14:58 PM America/New_York
With stress and worry climbing, here’s how you can tell if a loved one is suffering from anxiety – and how to help them cope. ...
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November
17,
2020
| 12:57 PM America/New_York
Wearing a mask isn’t just good for others – it’s good for you too. Check out the recent research about masks cutting infection rates while possibly making the disease milder. ...
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November
06,
2020
| 16:55 PM America/New_York
Rates of depression have tripled during COVID-19. Here’s what to look for in your loved ones and how to get help. ...
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November
02,
2020
| 15:22 PM America/New_York
A conversation with Anne Bastings who developed a novel approach to help engage people with progressive memory loss conditions like Alzheimer’s disease.Original Air Date: November 2, 2020Download transcript...
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November
02,
2020
| 15:21 PM America/New_York
New Jersey Insurance Commissioner Marlene Caride tells us what we need to know about buying health insurance this year.Original Air Date: November 2, 2020Download transcript...
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November
02,
2020
| 15:21 PM America/New_York
An inside look at XPRIZE, a 5 million dollar competition supported by Horizon to develop a faster, cheaper and easier Covid 19 test.Original Air Date: November 2, 2020Download transcript...
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November
02,
2020
| 15:21 PM America/New_York
The Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is home to the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere, 110 species of live animals and is designed to inspire the next generation of scientists, doctors and engineers of every age.Original Air Date: No...
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November
02,
2020
| 15:21 PM America/New_York
Wendi Laski not only survived the nine eleven attack on the World Trade Center but more recently she willed herself to fight through and recover from Covid 19 which has reinforced her mission to support survivors.Original Air Date: November 2, 2020Do...
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November
02,
2020
| 15:21 PM America/New_York
A conversation with Ginine Cilenti, Executive Director of the Diabetes Foundation.Original Air Date: November 2, 2020Download transcript...
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October
25,
2020
| 01:18 AM America/New_York
A guide to understanding how the symptoms and courses of action differ between COVID-19 and other common illnesses. ...
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October
21,
2020
| 13:42 PM America/New_York
Discover the latest science on protecting yourself – from how the virus passes through the air to how long people may be contagious. ...
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October
20,
2020
| 18:30 PM America/New_York
PillPack by Amazon Pharmacy makes organizing your medications simple and lets you know their costs up front. ...
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October
19,
2020
| 12:41 PM America/New_York
Enrollment for individual coverage features lower prices, higher subsidies, one-on-one assistance and more for 2021. ...
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October
13,
2020
| 13:14 PM America/New_York
High and unexpected health care costs are hard to handle. Avoid sticker shock by using our out-of-network cost calculator. ...
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October
07,
2020
| 09:35 AM America/New_York
Find out how to show loved ones there’s a better way out of their crisis. ...
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October
05,
2020
| 13:11 PM America/New_York
A bad flu season on top of the COVID-19 pandemic is reason to worry. Here are answers to your questions about flu shots and staying healthy. ...
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October
01,
2020
| 10:52 AM America/New_York
New research links using e-cigarettes and vaping to increased risk of COVID-19. Here’s why. ...
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September
30,
2020
| 15:21 PM America/New_York
Original Air Date: September 30, 2020Download transcript...
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