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Nutrition

A closer look at celiac disease and gluten sensitivity

What you need to know about celiac disease and gluten sensitivity. If you and gluten just don’t “jive,” you can rRead Article >

Education

Education

Deductible Plan Glossary

Here are some common terms that can help you understand your deductible plan.Read Article >

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Exercise & Weight Loss

Play it safe: Prevent sports injuries

Exercise is good for you and your family, but you can injure yourself, and more than half of all sports injuries occur...Read Article >

Latest Articles

  • A woman chats with a nurse.
    MAY 17, 2017

    Your personal action plan for prevention in Colorado

    Preventive care is a key step in taking charge of your health, but it can be hard to remember which screenings, exams, and vaccinations are due. A simple way to manage your preventive care is to check your personal action plan at kp.org/actionplan.* ... Learn more >

    TOPICSColoradoPersonal action planpreventionpreventive care

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    MAY 17, 2017

    Exercise safely in the Georgia summer heat

    During a Georgia summer, daily temperatures tend to average in the 90s. And the region’s high humidity makes it harder for the body to cope with intense heat. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSexerciseGeorgiaintense heatSummer

  • A bespectacled man chats with a doctor.
    MAY 17, 2017

    Get the facts on prostate cancer in the Mid-Atlantic States

    Prostate cancer rarely causes symptoms in its early stages. That’s why regular screenings are important — they can help your doctor detect cancer long before you notice symptoms. And if you’re diagnosed early, you have a better chance of a full recovery. ... Learn more >

    TOPICScancer screeningsMid-Atlantic Statespreventive careprostate cancer

  • MAY 17, 2017

    Sunday Parkways: A chance to play in the streets in the Northwest

    The warm months of spring, summer, and early fall are a wonderful time to get out and celebrate your community. In that spirit, Sunday Parkways hits the streets of Portland each year from May to September to promote civic pride, support local businesses, and encourage people-powered modes of transportation. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSfitnessNorthwestPortland Sunday ParkwaysStay Active

  • Pills rest on a surface near two prescription bottles
    MAY 15, 2017

    5 ways to fight antibiotic resistance

    Antibiotics have changed the course of human history. Since coming into widespread use in the 1940s, they’ve helped millions of people survive potentially deadly conditions like meningitis and pneumonia. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSantibioticsdrug safetydrug-resistant bacteriaprescriptions