All articles tagged: “Health”

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Families First Helps People in Coastal New Hampshire and Southern Maine Reduce Medical Debt

Families First Helps People Reduce Medical Debt

In a Nutshell: Having to cover an unexpected medical expense can be detrimental to household budgets and can... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 9/23/20

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Alegeus Equips Employers with Data-Driven, White-Label Healthcare Plans Focused on the Needs of Workers and Families

Alegeus: Tech-Driven, Employee-Focused Healthcare

In a Nutshell: Alegeus is a consumer-directed healthcare company that simplifies the administration of healthcare... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/20/20

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Elma: Providing Digital-First Health Services That Optimize Wellness While Keeping Costs Down in the Spanish Market

Elma: Digital-First Health Services for the Spanish Market

In a Nutshell: Spain’s national health service protects people when they need it, but many customers also purchase... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/3/20

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NorthWestPharmacy.com Helps People Around the World Save Money with Affordable Online Prescription Medications

NorthWestPharmacy and Its Affordable Prescriptions

In a Nutshell: Prescription drugs in the U.S. can come with astounding price tags, even when people have health... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 7/15/20

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A Study Explores How the Supplemental Security Income Program Positively Impacts the Health of Qualifying Children

Study: SSI & Positive Health Impacts on Children

In a Nutshell: Although studies have long shown a positive correlation between family income and child health,... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/25/20

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Lively: A Modern Era Health Savings Account that Helps People Better Prepare for Today and Tomorrow

Lively: A Health Savings Account for the Modern Era

In a Nutshell: Unexpected medical expenses can send household budgets into a tailspin. The founders of Lively... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 1/3/20

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Prevention Institute Promotes Health Equity by Advocating for Policy Change and Partnering with Communities and Organizations

Prevention Institute Promotes Health Equity & Better Communities

In a Nutshell: Most people understand how taking personal preventive measures, such as exercising, can help avert... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 12/5/19

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Mesothelioma.com Provides Medical and Legal Resources for Patients and At-Risk Workers Exposed to Asbestos

Mesothelioma.com Offers Medical & Legal Resources

In a Nutshell: Asbestos is a widely used industrial material, but its properties also make it extremely hazardous.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 12/4/19

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PERIOD.org Advances the Right to Affordable Menstrual Hygiene Through Worldwide Service, Education, and Advocacy

PERIOD.org Advances Menstrual Hygiene Rights

In a Nutshell: PERIOD.org works to end period poverty — or the lack of menstruation resources — through education,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/22/19

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CrowdMed Can Help Patients Reduce Medical Costs by Crowdsourcing Diagnoses for Rare Diseases and Disorders

CrowdMed Offers Patients Crowdsourced Diagnoses

In a Nutshell: CrowdMed offers an innovative solution for people suffering from illnesses, but can’t get the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/26/19

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Health Care For All Targets Affordable Medicine as Part of Its Mission for Equitable Care for Every Massachusetts Resident

Health Care For All Advocates for Residents in Massachusetts

In a Nutshell: The Boston-based nonprofit Health Care For All has been advocating for adequate health coverage for... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 3/27/19

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How Labdoor’s Transparent Approach Helps Consumers Make More Informed Financial and Health Decisions on Nutritional Supplements and Vitamins

Labdoor Helps People Make More Informed Decisions on Supplements

In a Nutshell: About half of U.S. adults take at least one nutritional supplement every day. However, those... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/25/19

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Blink Health’s Price Match Guarantee on Generic Drugs Aims to Help Cure the High Cost of Medication in America

Blink Health Guarantees the Lowest Prices on Generic Drugs

In a Nutshell: Amid ongoing concerns and debate regarding the cost of prescription drugs in America, Blink Health... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/15/18

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Mental Health and Money — The Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) Weighs in on How Financial Stress Affects Your Well-Being

ADAA Weighs in on How Financial Stress Affects Your Well-Being

In a Nutshell: Mounting debt tends to bring about feelings of being overwhelmed, especially for those already... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/11/18

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Up to 80% Savings on Prescription Drugs — GoodRx Helps Consumers Cut Medication Costs Through Comparison Shopping

GoodRx Saves Consumers Up to 80% on Prescription Drugs

In a Nutshell: There is, quite frankly, no simple answer to the question of why prescription drugs are priced the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/9/18

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Living Light Culinary Institute Dishes on the Financial, Environmental, and Long-Term Health Benefits of a Raw, Plant-Based Diet

Living Light Culinary Institute: Budgetary Benefits to a Better Diet

In a Nutshell: A common misconception is that healthier diets always come with higher price tags. However, avoiding... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/8/18

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Children’s Health Fund Brings Quality Health Care to America’s Disadvantaged Families

Children’s Health Fund: Health Care for Disadvantaged Families

In a Nutshell: Child poverty rates in America are among the highest of all developed nations. In addition, more... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 5/4/18

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Accessible, Equitable, and Effective — Boston Medical Center’s Programs for Underserved Populations Take a Multidisciplinary Approach to Health Care

BMC's Versatile Approach to Equitable Health Care

In a Nutshell: When merely keeping a roof over your family’s head is a daily challenge, nutritional and medical... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/26/18

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Up to 90% Savings on Prescription Drugs: PharmacyChecker.com Specializes in Creating Access to More Affordable Medication

PharmacyChecker.com Can Save You Up to 90% on Prescription Drugs

In a Nutshell: Soaring prescription drug prices are no secret, and the situation has led many Americans to seek out... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/28/18

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Quackwatch Acts as a Healthcare Watchdog for Avoiding Costly Fads, Fraud, and False Claims

Quackwatch: A Watchdog for Costly Health Fads and Fraud

In a Nutshell: With more options for maintaining our health and wellness than ever before, Americans today are... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/19/18

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Prioritizing Sleep Pays Off: Stay Alert at Work by Improving Your Sleep Habits, from Getting the Right Amount of Sleep to the Quality of Your Mattress

Why a Good Night’s Sleep is Crucial for Your Career

In a Nutshell: Despite the crucial role it plays in health and mental benefits, quality sleep is not as highly... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 1/10/18

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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

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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

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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