On average, men die five years younger than women. Men also die at higher rates from nine of the top 10 causes of death. To live long and prosper, take care of your physical and mental health. Eat healthy. Use alcohol in moderation. If you smoke, make a plan to quit. And see a doctor for checkups, screenings and shots. Benefits are available for preventive health services and tobacco cessation.
Everyone recognizes the need to get medical care for cuts, broken bones, and infections. Responding to psychological injuries is equally important to your health and well-being. Are you experiencing emotional distress right now? Benefits are available for behavioral health services and substance abuse treatment. Counseling appointments are now covered under the benefit for telehealth consultations.