Do You Know What a Heart Attack Really Looks Like?
Do You Know What a Heart Attack Really Looks Like? Sweating sets in, he grabs his chest and faints to the floor—end scene. For many of us, movies and TV have influenced what we believe a heart attack will look like. But often, the symptoms aren’t so dramatic and obvious—especially in women. Familiarize yourself today…
Three Reasons to Prioritize Your Yearly Screenings
Three Reasons to Prioritize Your Yearly Screenings As you dive into spring cleaning, don’t overlook the importance of yearly screenings and tests for you and your loved ones—and, of course, filing your screenings claims. Tidying up your healthcare doesn’t have to be a challenge, and at Platinum, we’re dedicated to simplifying the claims process for…
How Platinum Founder Wayne Briggs Built His Legacy at the Kitchen Table
How Platinum Founder Wayne Briggs Built His Legacy at the Kitchen Table The kitchen table has been a substantial fixture in the lives of Americans for years. We eat at the kitchen table, we share stories around it, and we lean on it as we help our children with their homework. We live around the…
Stroke Prevention in Any Season
Stroke Prevention in Any Season Physical activity and consistent exercise are among the most important steps you can take to minimize your risk of stroke. Here are tips for maintaining your fitness, no matter the weather conditions. How can you take preventive steps against one of the leading causes of disability? First, it’s important to…
Put Your Policy To Work Today
Having a supplemental cancer insurance policy can alleviate your financial stress when faced with cancer. It may also provide coverage for diagnostic testing, putting your policy to work today in prevention of a diagnosis.
More Than Just Lump-Sum
Chances are, you’ve heard all about the lump-sum benefits on your Platinum-marketed policy. But, did you know about the other valuable benefits that can help cover the out-of-pocket expenses that go along with a serious illness diagnosis?
Can You Spot a Stroke?
Just 38 percent of people are aware of the major symptoms of stroke.1 Yet, stroke is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the U.S. Learn how to identify a stroke as well as measures you can take against this critical illness.
Supplemental For the Heartland, By the Heartland
Country living, wide open spaces and fresh air are identifiable parts of your life. Yet, people living in small towns and rural America are more likely to die from cancer than those in urban areas. Read on to learn more about these findings and how Platinum is helping combat these health risks in the heartland.
Are You Sun Safe?
Warmer weather means more time outdoors—and an increased risk of skin cancer. Read on to raise your awareness of the most treatable cancer as well as tips to help protect yourself and your family this summer.
Spring Is Here: Don’t Slip on Your Safety Standards
Preventable injuries are on the rise, and with spring underway, the progression into a new season can bring increased safety concerns. A quick refresher of some simple safety measures is a good way to prevent accidents and injuries this season.