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Mira Healthcare Resources

Our in-house team synthesizes scientific research and translates them into easy-to-digest content for you to get educated on the latest health and healthcare information.

When Should I Get An STD Test?
Sexual Health

When Should I Get An STD Test?

While it’s important to get tested if you are experiencing any potential STD symptoms, you should always get tested at least once a year if you are sexually active. If you don’t always have protected sex, you should get tested every six months.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini10 Dec 2021
How To Cope With Health Anxiety
Mental Health

How To Cope With Health Anxiety

There are both short-term and long-term ways to cope with health anxiety. Short-term ways include breathing, exercising, and journaling, whereas long-term ways include practicing cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), identifying triggers, and instilling mindfulness into your day.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik8 Dec 2021
Cheapest Urgent Care Centers in Houston, Texas
Urgent Care

Cheapest Urgent Care Centers in Houston, Texas

Some of the cheapest urgent care centers in Houston include Affinity Urgent Care, Fastmed Urgent Care, Urgent Clinics Medical Care, and more.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini8 Dec 2021
Why Is Vitamin D Important?
Wellness

Why Is Vitamin D Important?

Signs of low vitamin D can be as subtle as fatigue, frequent illness, or back pain. Vitamin D is essential because of its wide range of benefits to our overall health. We spoke with two experts to learn more about the importance of vitamin D.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan8 Dec 2021
What Are the Symptoms of the Omicron COVID-19 Variant?
COVID-19

What Are the Symptoms of the Omicron COVID-19 Variant?

The symptoms of the Omicron COVID-19 variant are similar to other COVID-19 variants: fever, cough, shortness of breath, and muscle aches; however, there are fewer reports of significant loss of taste and smell with the Omicron variant.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan6 Apr 2022
When Should I Visit the Doctor?
Insights

When Should I Visit the Doctor?

If you feel sick or notice something unusual with your health, you may be wondering if you should go to the doctor.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini7 Dec 2021
How Much Does Employer Health Insurance Cost in 2021?
Research

How Much Does Employer Health Insurance Cost in 2021?

In 2021, annual premiums for employer-sponsored family health coverage reached $22,221, with workers paying $5,969 toward the cost of their family coverage, on average. For single coverage, the deductible averaged $1,669.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks7 Dec 2021
Do I Need Dental Insurance?
Insights

Do I Need Dental Insurance?

If you typically need a lot of dental care, you should consider purchasing dental insurance. However, if you do not visit the dentist often or do not need extensive dental care, dental insurance may not be necessary for you.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan4 Mar 2022
Best Healthcare Options in Texas
Health Insurance

Best Healthcare Options in Texas

Some of the best health insurance options Texas'sinclude MyBlue Health Silver 405, Friday Catastrophic, and Golden Rule Supplemental Insurance.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini6 Dec 2021
Best Health Insurance Plans in NYC
Health Insurance

Best Health Insurance Plans in NYC

The best health insurance plans in NYC range from metal tiers, federal insurance plans, and alternative healthcare options.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks2 Dec 2021
What Is a Black Box Warning?
Prescriptions

What Is a Black Box Warning?

Black box warnings are labels on certain medications that carry severe side effects or warnings, such as injury or death. The labels intend to draw attention to the warning by displaying a black border with bolded font communicating essential instructions for safe drug use. Black box warnings can be found on the medication’s insert.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks1 Dec 2021
Top Telemedicine Services Without Insurance in 2021
Healthcare Cost

Top Telemedicine Services Without Insurance in 2021

If you do not have health insurance, the best services for acquiring telemedicine include GoodRx Care, MDLive, Teladoc, Amwell, Doctor on Demand, and Mira.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik1 Dec 2021