Today’s seniors are more active than ever before. Popular pastimes such as golf, cycling and gardening provide daily opportunities to exercise and socialize, and there’s no better time to enjoy these outdoor pursuits than the summer months. However, as temperatures rise, so do the risks of heat stress. Extreme heat can be dangerous for […]
Archive | June, 2018
As part of an initiative to reduce youth obesity, UnitedHealthcare and Hasbro recently donated 100 NERF ENERGY Game Kits to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area. Each kit includes a NERF Energy Game Band, a NERF PRO FOAM soccer ball and instructions to download the NERF ENERGY RUSH mobile game to get kids […]
Sunday is an opportunity to recognize fathers, grandfathers and great grandfathers, and the important role they play in our families’ well-being. June is also men’s health month, an annual reminder of the many health challenges men face. These include lower life expectancy (76 years for men vs. 81 years for women); lower likelihood of visits […]
UnitedHealthcare recently teamed with former Texas Longhorns All-American and NFL Pro Bowl safety Michael Griffin to donate new DrumFIT kits to Round Rock ISD. DrumFIT curriculum combines cardio, choreography and music to address students’ physical, emotional and intellectual needs. The donation was made possible by a $10,000 grant from UnitedHealthcare to Griffin’s Dreambuilders program.
The Houston Business Journal recently named UnitedHealthcare of South Texas as one of the healthiest employers in the Houston area. The 31 companies recognized on the 2018 list were ranked according to their culture, leadership’s commitment to health, communications and marketing surrounding wellbeing initiatives, programming and interventions, and reporting.