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Marathon Health Blog

Humanizing Health with Virtual Care

During these unprecedented times, we look to one another for kindness, compassion, and support. Now, more than ever, taking care of our physical and mental wellbeing is crucial. Marathon Health care teams are supporting our patients by answering health concerns, supporting them in staying well, and managing chronic conditions as they navigate COVID-19 risks.

How Do You Respond to Stress?

Stress is something that we are all aware of daily. But did you know that stress can be both positive and negative? Stress refers to a physical or psychosocial stimulus that causes bodily or mental tension. It is your perception of this stress that matters most.

Find Balance in Your Diet

March is National Nutrition Month, and with so much information in the news about trending diets, you may be wondering, “what’s all the hype around the Mediterranean diet?” Incorporating a variety of nutritious and balanced foods is important to sustaining a healthy lifestyle. 

An Innovative Approach to Healthcare Delivery

The Marathon Health Difference

Innovation is not simply the invention of a new idea, but the process of putting those ideas into practice to bring about significant change. Since 2005, Marathon Health has operated with a mission to change healthcare delivery, to change healthcare, and to ultimately change health in this country. 

Adding Social into Medical

How a Worksite Health Center Can Provide Socially Informed Care

Health is more than a collection of genetic and behavioral factors. While healthcare providers are positioned to solve medical problems, long-term health outcomes are heavily dependent on the social, economic, and environmental context of a patient’s life.[i] [ii] Studies show a link between these factors and the risk for chronic conditions like asthma, heart disease, diabetes, and depression.[iii] In other words, health is strongly influenced by what happens outside of the doctor’s office.

Marathon Health Ranked #1 Vermont Company for Fastest Ten-Year Revenue Growth

Among the group of growth-orientated companies highlighted by Vermont Business Magazine (VBM) in 2019, Marathon Health took the #1 spot as the company with the Fastest Ten-Year Growth.

For the past five years, Marathon Health has been recognized by VBM as a Vermont Business Growth Awards winner for Fastest Five-Year Growth, while also being one of the largest companies listed.

A Year Worth Celebrating

At the end of each year, we reflect back on all that we have accomplished. As in years past, our patients and their personal health transformation journeys inspire us. Our clinical ambassadors make it their goal to meet patients where they are in taking steps towards better health. This year, with the support of trusted primary care clinicians across Marathon nation, our patients took the reins of their health to live better lives. Whether they overcame a hurdle, went out of their comfort zone, or learned more about themselves in the process, each patient has a story to tell, and we are there for them each step of the way.

Cut the Cost of Stress in the Workplace

Stressed workers cost employers $500 billion each year

From the factory floor to the corporate boardroom, rising workplace stress negatively impacts productivity, employee health, and your organization’s bottom line. In fact, stressed workers cost employers $500 billion annually. The good news is your organization is able to directly address this issue. Employees spend at least one third of their day at the worksite, which provides you an excellent opportunity to promote better physical and mental health across your workforce.