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Health Topics and Resources

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York offers information and resources on health topics for you and your loved ones. Explore common topics below, or use the drop down on the right to view all.

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Behavioral Health

Behavioral health affects millions of people, yet many do not understand what behavioral health is or the distress it causes. Learn about different behavioral health conditions, resources, and ways we can help. 

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Hip and Knee Pain 

Your knees and hips are your largest joints. They support your body's weight and must work to provide mobility. Learn about the causes, ways to manage pain, treatment options, and our pain management program. 

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Lifestyle and Wellness

Our focus is the health and wellness of our members. Living healthy isn't always easy, but we're here to help. Learn about nutrition, the importance of exercise, stress management, wellness programs, and more. 

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Diabetes affects over 18 million Americans. People who suffer from the disease need to closely manage their diet in order to stay healthy. Learn about the different types, the warning signs, how to manage the disease, and more. 

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Women's Health

Our women's health section covers important topics from pre pregnancy to breast cancer, cervical cancer, maternal health, preventive health, and more. View this section and browse the topics that are important to you. 

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Cancer Care and Screenings

Every cancer patient is unique — yet they share a common goal of health and to be cancer-free. Learn about cancer prevention, important screenings, and programs and resources available to you.

Contact Our Health Management Team

Speak with a case manager today! Call 1-877-878-8785, option 2. 

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Did You Know?

Members who are eligible to receive a wellness debit card can use it toward wellness centers, therapy and spa services, and more. Learn where you can redeem your card today!