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It's Open Enrollment for Health Insurance in 2021

Hello Salon Professionals!

If you purchase your own health insurance, open enrollment is happening now through December 22nd!  Now is the time to shop, compare, make changes, or enroll for the next calendar year.

MNSure is the only place you can apply, qualify, and receive help with your insurance.  For example, a tax household of 4 may earn up to $104,800 (adjusted gross income) and receive help paying for their qualified health plan!

Anderson Benefit Partners is MNSure certified and are here to help you shop for coverage this year!

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Young Blood and Plasma Transfusions

Young Blood and Plasma Transfusions

The FDA recently warned that plasma infusions from young people provides “no proven clinical benefit” against normal aging, Alzheimer’s disease, or a host of other diseases. 

Directors Gottlieb and Marks from the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research say young-blood transfusions can pose risks.

Most research thus far into young-blood transfusions has been conducted in mice. Some of the mouse studies have been encouraging, but other studies have been less encouraging. One biotech company is currently testing a plasma-derived product in Alzheimer’s patients; a previous study from the company yielded mixed results.

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NUTRITION MOMENT

NUTRITION MOMENT

Your Diet and Your Brain!

The way you feed your body affects your brain.

Evidence is starting to line up in favor of certain foods with the aim of reducing the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Our brain requires certain nutrients to function smoothly and biologically. One major study showed that a strict adherence to a diet known as the MIND diet reduces dementia risk by up to 53% for people ages 59 to 98.

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