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Healthy? Here's $100

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota this week became the first Minnesota health insurance company to offer a direct financial incentive to its members who maintain a healthy lifestyle. But they have to meet four criteria, including a healthy body mass index (BMI). Would you qualify?
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota this week became the first Minnesota health insurance company to offer a direct financial incentive -- $100 -- to its members who maintain a healthy lifestyle, MedCity Media reports. But they have to meet four criteria:

Low-density lipoprotein (bad cholesterol) level at or below 130 mmol/L

Blood pressure less than or equal to 120/80

No tobacco use

Body mass index (BMI) of 25 or less

Here's an easy way to quickly calculate your BMI.

Here's the press release with more info from BCBS.

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