Cut High Cost Medical Bills With 5 Simple Tips

It’s no surprise, health insurance helps make medical care more affordable. However, serious care may still be costly, even with good coverage. In some cases, you might still have to pay out of pocket for a substantial portion of your … Read More....

Dehydration: Symptoms and Prevention You Should Know

In the simplest terms, dehydration occurs when you lose more water than you take in. This occurs through our daily lives, but when the water is not replaced, we run a serious risk. Staying hydrated is important to keep all … Read More....

Apps That Pay You to Workout

Everyone knows about the health benefits of exercise and eating right, but sticking to a fitness plan can be difficult. Many people say they will get in shape but struggle to find the motivation. Even with all of the diet … Read More....

5 Body Weight Exercises for Anyone

The health benefits of strength training are well know, but that doesn’t mean you need to be a body builder or marathon runner to reap these health improvements. Anyone from young professional to retirees can enjoy a happier, healthier life … Read More....

Improve Your Respiratory Health

Your respiratory health is crucial to your overall health, yet many people neglect this system. This week is respiratory care week, so take a look at your lung health. With just a few simple improvements, you’ll take a big step … Read More....

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Did You Know?

According to Breastcancer.org, all women are at risk for breast cancer. Research estimates that 1 in 8 or nearly 12 percent of women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer at some time in their lives. Read … Read More....

Is Amazon Setting its Sights on the Healthcare Industry?

Chances are that when you’re shopping for gadgets, home décor or a number of other products, you turn to Amazon.com. The billion dollar e-retailer offers everything from textbooks to groceries and much more, but what about your prescription medication? It … Read More....

Hearing Loss Prevention: Don’t Wait Until it’s Too Late

Can you imagine a world without hearing? Unfortunately, many of us take our hearing for granted until it’s too late. While there are devices that can help with hearing loss, once you cause noise damage to your hearing, it is … Read More....

10 Illegal Medigap Practices

Are you or a loved one nearing Medicare age? A Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) policy, sold by private companies, can help pay some of the health care costs that original Medicare doesn’t cover. This includes copayments, coinsurance and deductibles. Some … Read More....

Do You Understand Health Insurance as Well as You Think?

Here’s something you probably won’t find surprising: Americans still struggle with understanding health insurance.

In a survey recently at Carnegie Mellon University, 202 people with employer-sponsored health insurance were given a brief quiz. They were asked to define four basic … Read More....