The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a federal agency within the Department of Health and Human Services.  The FDA is responsible for protecting and promoting public health by regulating and supervising the safety of food, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs (medications), vaccines, and more.  The FDA does not…

You may already know that Original Medicare does not cover most dental services. However, in certain situations, it’s possible to get Medicare to provide coverage for some issues that affect your mouth and gums. If you or a loved one is suffering from gum disease, you may wonder if that is one of those situations…

Mental health hospitalization is just as crucial as other inpatient services. Inpatient mental health facilities have helped many people experiencing personal problems and mental illnesses. If you or a loved one could benefit from help like this, you probably have the question, “does Medicare cover psychiatric hospitalization”? This is a common question many people have.…

You likely know that Medicare covers healthcare treatments, services and equipment to help those with a wide range of conditions. But what about those who are looking to prevent disease or illnesses in the first place? Although sickness may sometimes be inevitable, living healthy and preventing it is a win-win for everyone.  This leads to…