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Protect Your Skin From The Sun-Top Rated Sunscreens

May 23, 2017Fred C. Church

As the Memorial Day Weekend approaches and our fun in the sun outdoor activities increase, it is important to remember to protect your skin from the UVA and UVB rays. Sun protection is essential to skin cancer prevention. About 90 percent of non-melanoma skin cancers and about 86 percent of melanomas are associated with exposure…

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18th Annual TeamWalk for CancerCare

Fred C. Church

This past Sunday, May 21st, a group of Fred C. Church employees, family and friends participated in the 18th Annual TeamWalk for CancerCare. It was a beautiful day for a walk to support Lowell General Hospital in raising money to provide services and support for local cancer patients and their families.

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Follow These Steps to Protect Your Family From Ticks This Summer

May 17, 2017Fred C. Church

Throughout the Spring, Summer and early Fall, the tick population rises. If you live in the Northeast, especially New England, be prepared for a worse than usual tick season this year because of our the mild winter. It is important to follow some basic guidelines to prevent and catch ticks early to minimize your risk of…

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The Wish Project Mother’s Day Gift Bags

May 15, 2017Fred C. Church

Due to the generous donations from our employees, we were able to assemble 50 Mother’s Day Gift Bags for The Wish Project Mother’s Day Donations. The bags will be given out to women in shelters across the Merrimack Valley. It was an amazing team effort!

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How Does Your Organization’s Wellness Program Stack up?

May 10, 2017Fred C. Church

The HERO Scorecard is designed to help organizations learn about best practices for promoting workplace health and well-being. The Hero Scorecard looks at areas such as strategic planning, integration, measurement and evaluation. It is a standardized tool that will help you to know how your program compares to others and ways that you can improve…

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Small Business Week- What Small Business Owners Need To Know About Insurance

May 5, 2017Fred C. Church

All to often new business owners feel left in the dark when it comes to the insurance they should carry for their new venture. Although every business is different, from an insurance standpoint business’s typically will revolve around similar insurable parts. Forbes has recently published this article to help Business owners explore some of the…

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May is National Meditation Month

May 3, 2017Fred C. Church

May is National Meditation Month. Meditation and mindfulness is becoming an ever growing part of the national lexicon. Scientific studies have shown that individuals who practice meditation and mindfulness change the way their brain functions for the better. Fred C. Church’s Employee Benefits and Wellness Practice work with employers to find practical ways to introduce…

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