Family Matters- USFHP Blog

Do You See What I See?

Posted by USFHP on Nov 30, 2020 10:30:00 AM

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Topics: Healthy Living, Heatlhy Eating, TRICAREVision

The Loneliness Epidemic

Posted by USFHP on Nov 23, 2020 10:30:00 AM

Addressing Social Isolation in Older Adults

Loneliness and social isolation are often mistaken as passing emotions that self-correct over time, but this is not always the case. Aging experts found that the impact of chronic loneliness and social isolation can be as harmful as smoking 15 cigarettes a day and deem it a public health epidemic. According to the National Institute on Aging, loneliness and social isolation increase the risk of mental health conditions like depression and cognitive impairment, and physical conditions like high blood pressure and heart disease. The impact is even greater in older adults in the United States as nearly half (46%) of the senior population struggles with social isolation. 

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Topics: Healthy Living, mental health, Aging

Telehealth

Posted by USFHP on Nov 2, 2020 9:00:00 AM

Telehealth

Personalized Virtual Care Anywhere

Taking care of your health doesn’t have to be a pain thanks to telehealth. Telehealth uses technology to facilitate and provide healthcare remotely. These services can range from sending your doctor an email to a surgeon using robotic technology to perform surgery from another location. While the concept sounds futuristic, medical professionals have been employing telehealth for over 100 years

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Topics: Healthy Living, TRICARE, Telehealth

Think Pink

Posted by USFHP on Oct 26, 2020 8:30:00 AM

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Topics: Healthy Living, TRICARE Prime, Early Detection, Women's Health, Health Screening

Live Your Best Life

Posted by USFHP on Oct 19, 2020 4:00:00 PM
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Topics: Healthy Living, Heatlhy Eating, TRICARE Prime, Health, Good Eating Habits