How one nurse anesthetist is working to fight racial disparities in healthcare

As an African American and a certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA), Dr. Edwin Aroke has always been committed to equitable care for racial and ethnic minority patients. However, following years of providing anesthesia care in hospitals and teaching student registered nurse anesthetists (SRNAs) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Aroke realized that even the …

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Staying fit in retirement can also reduce health care costs

It’s no secret that staying physically active supports overall well-being, especially for older adults. From reducing risks of certain conditions like heart disease and diabetes to minimizing injury and helping maintain independence, exercise is essential to supporting health and wellness as you age. Another noteworthy but often unrecognized benefit of regular exercise is that it …

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Small business: Why using digital tools is key to post-pandemic success

The vaccine rollout has accelerated across the U.S. and people are beginning to return to their routines, but how they communicate, buy and do things has dramatically shifted. People spend more time — and buy more — online than ever before. During the pandemic, the country has witnessed 10 years of e-commerce growth within a …

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4 ways to save money on prescription medications

Anyone who has taken a prescription medication knows that pricing can be mystifying — and increasingly expensive. Especially if you have a chronic condition that requires ongoing treatment, prescription costs can add up quickly. More and more we’re seeing the financial burden put back on the patient, making healthcare unaffordable even for those who have …

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Launching a tech startup: How to build a foundation to scale and succeed

Despite disruptions over the last year, the number of entrepreneurs launching startups hit record highs in 2020. In the U.S., vision, passion, grit and a startup-friendly environment have resulted in the world’s highest number of startups. If you’re one of the millions feeling the pull to start your own company, your timing couldn’t be better. …

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5 tips for working well

Every day, there are small things you can do to keep your mind and body healthy as you approach work, no matter where you work. Innovative wellness techniques and resources were compiled by health specialists in collaboration with Amazon employees to create WorkingWell, a comprehensive program that addresses how employees can improve their health and …

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Affordable and totally worth it: How renters insurance works

Just because you’re not a homeowner (yet) doesn’t mean your stuff is disposable. Chances are you’ve got pricey electronics, musical instruments or other valuables you wouldn’t want to lose to theft or damage. That’s how renters insurance works: No matter where you’re renting, having this coverage can make a huge difference in your ability to …

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