Get the COVID vaccine when your turn comes up. It’s effective, safe, and our best chance to beat COVID-19.
3 min read | Coronavirus
Blue Cross NC health insurance policies include benefits such as free 24/7 telehealth services and resources to help you learn about your prescription medicines.
Eighty-four-year-old Charles has been homebound and isolated since the pandemic hit in March. But Meals on Wheels has been a bright spot in a difficult time, bringing Charles meals and a friend to talk to.
Despite the myth that type 2 diabetes is a life-long disease with little hope for recovery, reversal is possible. You can reverse your diabetes with personalized nutrition and consistent support.
Many men face additional stigma around mental health, making them less likely than women to get help. But support is out there. Read one man's story of how he overcame fear and social stigma around therapy - and how it paid off in spades.
Our member, Laura, was diagnosed with breast cancer during the covid-19 pandemic thanks to a routine screening. Now she's celebrating her completion of chemotherapy and looking forward to regaining her strength.
One of the biggest challenges of managing chronic illness is accessing affordable, quality care and medicines. Learn more about what specialty pharmacies do and how they help care for patients with chronic conditions.
The Biden administration has opened a special enrollment period, allowing you to pick a health plan or switch your plan through May 15, 2021. Here's what you need to know.
When we talk about racism, some people say, “You’re an insurance company. What does race have to do with anything?” The answer is: a lot. Learn more about what race has to do with health and healthcare--and what we're doing to fight health inequities.
While doubts about the safety and efficacy of the new vaccines are largely unfounded, among people of color these fears are the result of systemic inequities that are very real.
When the pandemic hit, experts advised us to stay home. But what happens to people whose homes aren't safe? Kathy shares the story of her brother David, whose home was not suitable to live and recover in after he suffered an aortic aneurism, and the organization that helped.
With financial support, this childcare center was able to continue to pay its teachers and meet enhanced health and safety standards to keep children and employees safe.
Camila shares her story of getting COVID-19, along with her husband, and struggling to care for their four children at a distance. She also shares about the local program that helped her fully recover.
Blue Cross NC employee Mike Restaino is passionate about helping North Carolinians lead healthier lives. In his free time, he helps fourth grader Zaquan navigate virtual learning to help set him up for a bright future.
At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, we can't fulfill our mission to improve the health and well-being of our customers and communities without explicitly addressing disparities and health inequities.
An unhealthy workforce can lead to an ailing company. Here are a few tips to help your employees make informed choices about their health and health care.
4 min read | Life at Blue Cross NC