health conditions

Health conditions

Find help to manage your illness or condition

When you’re dealing with a health problem you need more than just a doctor’s prescription. See information related to your condition, and gain insight from Humana’s long history of helping to support people with a wide variety of illnesses, injuries, and long-term medical conditions. From answers to questions about treatment to stories from those who have been through similar experiences, you’ll find it here.

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Understanding COPD

Over 11 million Americans have been diagnosed with COPD, and many others are likely to have it without knowing it.

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Can You Prevent Type 2 Diabetes?

If there were things you could do to prevent type 2 diabetes, would they be worth the effort?

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Has heart disease stopped you in your tracks?

If you’ve been diagnosed with heart disease or had a heart attack or surgery, you’re not alone. It’s not easy to get back into a regular routine and feel like fitting in.

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Findings in breast cancer research

Breast cancer is arguably the most researched type of cancer in America.

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Are you Allergic to Work?

Every weekday Joseph O’Neill, a marketing communications manager in New York City, suffered terrible allergies at work. “Our office is located in downtown Manhattan, so there's naturally no shortage of potential irritants, but I began to find myself sneezing uncontrollably throughout the day, but only when I was sitting at my desk,” says O’Neill. “It got so bad that my work began to suffer.”

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Treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis

Learn the ins and outs of arthritis and how the condition is treated.

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Asthma and diabetes: is there a link?

Read up on studies showing how these two chronic conditions may be connected.

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Focus on back health

Learn the triggers and solutions to everyday back problems.

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Colorectal cancer screenings

Learn about colorectal cancer and why getting screened is important for reducing risk.

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Health risk: diabetes

Find out if you're at risk, and understand how you can manage the condition.

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You care. So do we.

Humana Points of Care helps provide a sense of belonging and community for Medicare members. We offer useful articles, the ability to connect with family, friends, and your Humana team to locate resources and more!

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Are you a HumanaVitality member

Are you a HumanaVitality member?

Let us help you on your journey to lifelong wellbeing with our newly launched HumanaVitality Mobile App!

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