All articles tagged: “Health”

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Family Caregiver Alliance — 40 Years of Providing Financial Resources, Education, and Guidance to Caregivers of the Ill and Elderly

FCA Helps Families Relieve the Financial Burdens of Caregiving

In a Nutshell: As the US confronts an aging population, the need for caregivers is on the rise. Many caregivers are... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 10/6/17

Blog

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Dartmouth Atlas Helps Americans Understand Our Complex Health Care System and Its Rising Costs

Dartmouth Atlas Helps Americans Understand Health Care Costs

In a Nutshell: First published in 1996, the goal of the Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care is helping Americans... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 9/5/17

Blog

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Vitals® Brings Comparison Shopping to Health Care, Helping Consumers Save Money on Procedures and Appointments

Vitals® Saves You Money Via Health Care Comparison Shopping

In a Nutshell: When it comes to health care, many people equate cost with quality, and choose the more expensive... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/18/17

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SilverSneakers® is Keeping Senior Citizens Healthy Through Free Gym Memberships and Fitness Classes Covered by Insurance

SilverSneakers® Helps Keep Seniors Fit — For Free

In a Nutshell: Older Americans on fixed incomes might be hesitant to spend money on joining a gym, but improving... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/26/17

Blog

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DentalPlans.com Provides Access to Quality, Affordable Dental Care, Enabling Over 1 Million People to Save 10%-60% on Procedures

Dental Plans™ Helps 1 Million People Save 10%-60% on Procedures

In a Nutshell: While oral hygiene is important and strongly linked not only to oral health, but to overall health,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/17/17

Blog

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Healthgrades Helps Over 1M Daily Users Make Informed Health Care Decisions by Comparing Hospitals, Physicians, and Insurance Plans

Healthgrades Helps Over 1M Daily Users Choose Better Health Care

In a Nutshell: You never want to cut corners when it comes to health-related matters, but it’s important to know... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/23/17

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For Patients, Not Profit: NeedyMeds.org is Dedicated to Providing Information and Resources for Patients Who Need Affordable Medication & Care

NeedyMeds.org Provides Resources for Patients, Not Profit

In a Nutshell: Despite health care changes, the cost of prescription drugs in the United States has been steadily... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/17/17

Study

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Massachusetts Health Care Reform Led to Declines in Debt

Massachusetts Health Care Reform Led to Declines in Debt

When President Obama laid out the plans for his Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, he used... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/3/14

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Students Paying for Lunch with Credit Often Choose Unhealthy Foods

Students Paying for Lunch with Credit Often Choose Unhealthy Foods

A recent study in the journal Obesity seems to show a relationship between students eating habits and the way they... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/3/14

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New Health Law’s Tax Credit Could Help and Hurt Employers

New Health Law’s Tax Credit Could Help and Hurt Employers

If you are confused about the possible benefits or drawbacks to the new Affordable Health Care Act that is about to... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 11/11/13

Guide

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How to Create a Budget for Obamacare

How to Create a Budget for Obamacare

On Oct. 1, 2013, portions of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, went into effect. Health insurance... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/4/13

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High Amounts of Debt Linked to Health Hazards for Young People

High Amounts of Debt Linked to Health Hazards for Young People

Too much debt is more than just a financial issue. According to a study from the Northeastern University Feinberg... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 9/16/13

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People with Debt are More Likely to Delay Medical and Dental Care

People with Debt are More Likely to Delay Medical and Dental Care

In a somewhat surprising study released by the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, it was revealed people who... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/1/13

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Checking Credit Card Receipts Could Affect Your Health

Checking Credit Card Receipts Could Affect Your Health

It seems everything leads to cancer, these days. You can’t do too much of anything without putting yourself at some... read more »

Steven Tumulski

By: Steven Tumulski • 5/27/13