Archive for August 2018

August 2018 Blue KC Sporting Samaritan: Mark Messner

On August 18, 2018, Westview Elementary School sixth-grade teacher Mark Messner was honored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) and Sporting KC as the August Blue KC Sporting Samaritan. “Mark is making an incredible impact at Westview,” said Christina Lively, Department Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Blue KC. “His desire…

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Healthy Recipes: Asian Thai Chili Turkey Lettuce Cups

Fresh lettuce cups are a delicious low-carb option for lunch or dinner and this one has an Asian flair! Tucked inside delicate butter lettuce leaves, you’ll find a delightful combination of Thai chili, tender turkey, and crispy-crunchy vegetables from Chef Kyle Williams, head chef of our Live Blue Kitchen + Café. This recipe yields 4 servings.…

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Sun Safety 101

It feels good to bask in the sun. But it’s important to protect your skin when you’re outdoors, too. After all, the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays are the top cause of skin cancer, the most common cancer in the United States. And here’s a beauty alert. Too much exposure can also cause sunburn, eye damage…

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