Survey Finds More Americans Want Medicare to Cover Dental, Vision and Hearing Aids Than Lower the Age of Eligibility From 65 To 60 It seems there’s not much Americans agree on these days. However, a large majority agree that Medicare should expand the coverage it offers. We recently surveyed almost 1500 Americans and found a…

The Medicare program can be very confusing, even when it comes to seemingly basic questions like “What does Medicare cover?” What Is Medicare? Medicare is basically a government run health care insurance program. Those in the US who are 65 and older are eligible for coverage. Though some younger than 65 with disabilities may qualify.…

Tumors can cause many dangerous health effects if left unchecked and untreated. Sandostatin is a medication used to treat symptoms of certain types of tumors, such as gastrinoma. So a common question many people have is, “does Medicare cover Sandostatin?” In this article, we answer that question in clear, plain English. You will also find…

Asthma is one of the most common diseases, affecting over 260 million people worldwide. Fortunately, there are a number of treatments available to help those who have this disease. One of which is Nucala, a monoclonal antibody that doctors use to treat severe asthma.   If you or a loved one suffer from asthma and…

Lidocaine, often known by its brand name Lidoderm, is a relatively affordable medication that can prevent and treat pain caused by certain procedures. This medicine is far more popular than other drugs that are equivalent to it. It is marketed under various brand names and is also sold in its generic form. So a common…

Nebulizers are medication delivery devices used to treat respiratory diseases and illnesses. They convert liquid medication into a mist that is easier to inhale and distribute throughout the body. The conditions they help relieve include asthma, bronchitis, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).  If this is a type of treatment you could potentially benefit from,…

There are a number of treatment options for those with an addiction to drugs or alcohol. Counseling and rehab facilities are a couple of common options. There are also prescription medications that can help. One prescription med that’s used often is Naltrexone. This drug blocks the “high” sensation that drugs and alcohol give off. By…

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