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The anti-aging market is enormous, and it seems like every day we hear about a new product claiming to have the latest youth-promoting secret ingredient. While you can certainly reap benefits by ...

sunnip commented on Project Beauty's post When it comes to anti-aging products, read your labels carefully

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Lots of analysis of the current American health care environment is based on the emergence of high deductible health care plans that work quite a bit differently from what enrolled members in ...

What Health Insurance Plan is Right for Your Family?

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Even with health insurance, many consumers have inadequate coverage for major medical circumstances. A prime example is a trip to the ER. Too often, insurers take advantage of confusion about what ...

sunnip commented on sunnip's post Tackle Your Medical Bills Head on to Avoid Extra Costs

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Even with health insurance, many consumers have inadequate coverage for major medical circumstances. A prime example is a trip to the ER. Too often, insurers take advantage of confusion about what ...

Tackle Your Medical Bills Head on to Avoid Extra Costs

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I am 54. Went into pre-menopause and gained 40 lbs. I've tried several diets, including the 6 week body makeover. I just don't know what to do anymore.

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You or someone you know may be closing out the year with large amounts of medical debt even after insurance payments or what you thought were relatively minor surgeries or other procedures. In ...

Take These Steps to Verify Medical Debt is Yours

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News from an Ohio media news site indicates that “hospitals around the country” are trying to make their medical bills easier to read, citing the Healthcare Financial Management Association and a ...

Consumers Want Transparent Medical and Hospital Bills

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You're never too old for a prettier smile. That seems to be the growing consensus among older adults who are opting for braces. Paying for braces isn't just the domain anymore of parents ...

sunnip commented on Jody Smith's post You're Never Too Old for Braces

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Over the last few years, healthcare insurers have been focusing on fraud detection. Their efforts have been undertaken with the cooperation of the National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association ...

Cracking Down on Medical Billing Fraud

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The aging process can be brutal, and sometimes, trying to combat wrinkles and other changes in one's face can seem like an uphill battle. Still, putting in effort to make yourself look as good ...

sunnip commented on Project Beauty's post Aging beauty: Know what to expect as your face changes

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A specific kind of threat to seniors that you may be susceptible to could really be categorized as a type of ‘elder abuse.’ It often involves seeking out less savvy or even impaired individuals ...

Medicare Fraud: A Serious Problem

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In listening to you, we’ve found, time and time again, that outrageously high medical bills are not a rare occurrence in this country. Many glitches and loopholes in today’s American health care ...

Non-Profit Costs of Care Essay Contest - $ 4,000 in Cash Prizes

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Attitude is everything. Your attitude affects every part of your life, and determines how you to react to your life experiences. You probably know someone with a ‘bad attitude’ who is always ...

sunnip commented on TakeALoadOff's post 5 Ways To Improve Your Attitude Almost Instantly

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If you are insured and visit your local emergency room at a hospital network in your area of residence, you expect to pay the stated co-pay that shows on your insurance card, right? This is, in ...

Why You Are Billed More For Your Medical Care

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Just when you think you have the health care business figured out, new reports come out showing even more dark details about how American patients are simply charged massive amounts of money for ...

sunnip commented on sunnip's post Ask to Receive the Best Deal on Your Medical Bill

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As the price of health care in America keeps rising, you may be among those that are frustrated by the kind of generic approach taken by health insurance companies and government entitlement ...

sunnip commented on sunnip's post Medicare Changes May Mean Quality Improvement

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When business analysts take a look at the health care industry in America, they often find both striking similarities and radical differences between what consumers say about retail and what ...

How Do You Choose a Health Care Provider?

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When business analysts take a look at the health care industry in America, they often find both striking similarities and radical differences between what consumers say about retail and what ...

How Do You Choose a Health Care Provider?

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There are so many bars available to consumers today – nutrition bars, energy bars, meal replacement bars, etc. – it can be overwhelming and confusing to know which one you should buy (if any!). As ...

sunnip commented on Anonymous' post Meal and Snack Bars – Choose Wisely!

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As the price of health care in America keeps rising, you may be among those that are frustrated by the kind of generic approach taken by health insurance companies and government entitlement ...

Medicare Changes May Mean Quality Improvement

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Just when you think you have the health care business figured out, new reports come out showing even more dark details about how American patients are simply charged massive amounts of money for ...

Ask to Receive the Best Deal on Your Medical Bill

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The Commonwealth Fund's 2010 study found that almost 50% of US adults were either underinsured or uninsured. This is a 7% increase from 2007 for the underinsured population. It used to be that ...

Does Your Doctor's Office Make You Feel Empowered?

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Here’s another tip about a specific debt situation that often affects those who have a false sense of security from owing just a little bit of money to a medical office or other business: Pay ...

sunnip commented on sunnip's post Ignoring Medical Bills Can Leave You Owing More Than You Did

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Here’s another tip about a specific debt situation that often affects those who have a false sense of security from owing just a little bit of money to a medical office or other business: Pay ...

Ignoring Medical Bills Can Leave You Owing More Than You Did

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According to the AHA (American Hospital Association), 87% of hospitals expect bad medical debt to continue to grow. And it’s no wonder with situations like a very common one experienced by ...

What to do When You Receive a Rejected Health Insurance Claim

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A growing issue with patient classifications for those staying overnight in hospitals is driving some controversy around how government entitlement programs pay for care. While we’ve seen these ...

sunnip commented on sunnip's post Are You Considered "In" or "Out"? A Sticky Health Insurance Coverage Issue

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A growing issue with patient classifications for those staying overnight in hospitals is driving some controversy around how government entitlement programs pay for care. While we’ve seen these ...

Are You Considered "In" or "Out"? A Sticky Health Insurance Coverage Issue

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Medical bills can empty your savings account faster than water running down a drain. You always hope no one in your family gets sick but even with great preventive health practices, unavoidable ...

sunnip commented on Michele Blacksberg RN's post 8 Ways to Save Money on your Medical Bills