If you live outside the United States, it is necessary to file overseas medical claims with an insurance company. This article explains what is needed and how to file Blue Cross Blue Shield overseas medical claims.
Don't you hate how physicians and dentists can charge a fee to patients for missing their appointment due to no fault of their own? Healthcare providers complain about how they value their time. Well, patients value their money, and life is full of mishaps. No-show fees should be illegal, period!
As the Covid-19 vaccine is becoming more available to people around the U.S. people may have questions or concerns about the vaccine or might not know what to expect when getting it. This article will educate you on the covid-19 vaccine and what to expect when (if) you receive it.
The United Kingdom can approve Pfizer and Biotech vaccines before the United States. The National Health Service (NHS) has been asked to be ready for this by December 1.
In this unprecedented year (2020), and all the questions we've pondered because of all the challenges and loss, I thought it important to publish an old article I wrote/published in a nursing periodical welcoming new nursing graduates into the profession, shedding light on why some become nurses...
Abortion -a word full of controversy and long contested issue; not only in the Philippines but globally. Yes-it ends a pregnancy, it ends the coming of a new life, but who would also say that it saves lives of many women? None. Maybe, a few of us!
Osteoporosis is a disorder that is common for women. This is especially true if you have an autoimmune disease and receive cortisone medications. The bone density test is explained, along with several medications that are used to treat osteoporosis.
A true story about how I damaged my brain with THC permanently, and the associated effects of said brain damage.
The drug industry is using subliminal messages to peddle their products to older Americans.
This article explains the risk of dementia when taking certain medications, particularly the drugs that are anticholinergics. People over 55 years of age are at a higher risk for dementia if they are taking multiple medications daily. Older patients in the hospital are at a higher risk for delirium.
A person who draws blood is called a phlebotomist and unknown to many, there are those who call at the home of patients to carry out requested blood draws ordered by doctors. Learn the details of such visits by reading further.
Nausea, vomiting, stomach upset, diarrhoea, weakness, metallic taste in the mouth are some of the common side effects of metformin. Read on to know more about other side effects and concerns.
This is the era of the technological revolution and the use of robotics in healthcare is very much a reality. How we, as humans, deal with that reality will depend on our understanding and acceptance of how they work and how beneficial their use can be.
It's important to have your medical records. You need to be the gatekeeper and advocate of your own medical records. Learn the hows and whys of keeping your medical records. It will make your life less complicated.
Are there side effects of CBD? Will they interact with medications that I am currently taking? What prescribed medications can I replace with CBD? All good questions. Let's look at the answers.
People differ significantly in the way they cope with this experience, and how they react during the procedure.
When it comes to healthcare insurance you must choose the best company. Here is the list of trusted and well-known healthcare insurance companies in the Philippines.
People tend to like some things unknown or clouded in secret. Many tries to find out about aliens, North Korea, ancient Egypt, or the mystery of Jack the Ripper. Of course, this article is nothing as spectacular as those examples, but it can be...
Obesity, poor diet and lack of exercise are risk factor for diabetes. But, maybe another environmental factor is the behind the accelerated global prevalence of diabetes. It is the exposure to DU.
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Getting an appointment at Mayo Clinic can require months of waiting sometimes only to find you are denied entirely. If you are willing to take the time, you can be seen without a prior appointment.
Bunions are feet deformities that commonly affect women. The lateral deviation of the great toe is due to the enlargement of the bone or the surrounding tissue of the joints.
This is a summary of what prednisone is, a list of side effects (short and long-term), as well as the effects of prednisone withdrawal on the body. This is not a substitute for medical advice.
People of all ages find swallowing pills a task that is far too hard to manage let alone contemplate. If you are looking for alternatives, here is a list of the ‘tricks of the trade’ to try yourself.
Lipoden shots are the latest trend in weigh loss techniques. Lipotropic compounds are a chemical/hormonal/nutrient combination that stimulates the metabolism to weight loss. The lipoden injections for weight loss works by making the body process fats and carbohydrates more efficiently. Lipotropics refers to three amino acids that the liver uses to process the fats and carbs that we ingest. In this article, you will learn about Lipo-B, lipoden, myoden and the reviews for them to make the most inf
If you can't swallow pills and are looking for easy to swallow medicine for adults, you may appreciate this list of easy to swallow gummies, disintegrating tablets, liquids, gels and sprays as alternatives to treat your common ailments.
After a bad reaction after an iron infusion, I was switched to Venofer. This is my story.
Starting in 2014, state-based health insurance exchanges will make it easier for individuals and small businesses to buy affordable health insurance. The exchanges will act as one-stop marketplaces to allow customers to find and compare health plans, select among standardized coverage options, find out if they are eligible for any health programs or tax credits to make their insurance more affordable, and to enroll in a plan of their choice.