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November 5, 2019

Self-Service Diabetes Risk Assessment Powered by the American Diabetes Association® Now Available at 10,000 Retail Locations

In support of the American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) mission and at the start of American Diabetes Month 2019, Higi is introducing a free and convenient on-station risk assessment for type 2 diabetes Chicago, IL – November 5, 2019 – Higi, a consumer health engagement company partnering with leading retail and healthcare companies to provide access […]

October 30, 2019

Keeping a healthy blood sugar level can lower risk for Alzheimer’s

People who have diabetes or metabolic syndrome (a group of risk factors that often lead to diabetes) have twice the risk of dementia, new research shows. Scientists are now investigating why and are conducting research to better understand the link between blood sugar and the brain’s health. A number of theories exist. One study showed […]

October 30, 2019

Women are twice as likely as men to experience PTSD

When we think about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), we tend to think about it as something that mostly affects activity duty service members and veterans. The truth is that PTSD is more present in society than we realize – especially among women. According to a recent article in The Washington Post, women – both civilian […]

October 29, 2019

This Annual Enrollment Period, pay attention to your Medicare options

Have you reviewed your Medicare insurance options this year? Every year, Medicare’s Annual Election Period (AEP) takes place between October 15 and December 7. Aside from special exceptions, this is the only time you have to sign up for, change, or disenroll from Medicare Advantage (also known as Medicare Part C) or Medicare Prescription Drug […]

October 28, 2019

Coming soon: Learn your diabetes risk at a Higi Health Station!

Beginning this Diabetes Awareness Month, in support of the American Diabetes Association’s mission, Higi is introducing a free and convenient on-station risk test for type 2 diabetes.    We are delighted to announce that, in partnership with the American Diabetes Association, Higi is introducing the Diabetes Risk Test, a brand-new service that will be available at 10,000 retail locations nationwide. Just like you’re able to check […]