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Prescription Savings

How to Spend Your FSA Dollars Before They Expire

An FSA is an account developed to enable employees to put aside a portion of their earnings into an IRS-eligible expenses account. The FSA dollars in this account can be used to help cover expenses associated with medicine, vision, and dental services, as well as various other out-of-pocket expenses. The beauty of the FSA plan is that the money you contribute as an employee will always be tax-free.

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Health Tips

2021 Holiday Safety Tips

We’re almost at the end of yet another year, which means another holiday season filled with festivities, food, and time with family and friends. That doesn’t mean we should let our guards down when it comes to keeping our families safe, happy, and healthy. Let’s make this holiday season safe by keeping in mind a few holiday safety tips.

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Diabetes

Living With Diabetes: How Much Does It Really Cost?

Many people think of living with diabetes as merely an issue of too much sugar in the diet. However, diabetes can not only cause long-term health problems, but it can also mean additional expenses over time, especially if it is not treated properly. In fact, diabetes is the most expensive chronic condition in the United States. People with diabetes have to manage their condition and take into account the cost of doctor’s visits, medications, and supplies.

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Diabetes

Guide to Healthy Holiday Eating for Diabetics

If you have diabetes, you might be asking yourself how you can go about healthy holiday eating without throwing off your blood sugar levels. Fortunately, having diabetes doesn’t mean you have to skip every single food you enjoy. There are several ways you can ensure you’re taking care of your diabetes this holiday season.

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Health Tips

The Importance of Raising Mental Health Awareness

When it comes to treating health conditions, people tend to think of certain aspects like maintaining their blood pressure, blood sugar levels, and cholesterol. While physical health remains an important part of wellness, mental health awareness is often overlooked. This oversight often leads to missed opportunities for getting appropriate treatment.

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Prescription Savings

How to Get Discount Prescriptions Without Insurance

Purchasing prescription medications at an affordable price can be a pain. While every health insurance plan includes some form of prescription coverage, not everyone has insurance. And, even those with insurance may have a hard time getting the medications they need due to being underinsured. In other words, their insurance plan may not cover the medications they need or their plan may have stopped covering a drug that was previously on the plan’s formulary.

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Health Tips

How to Relieve Nerve Pain

Nerve pain, also known as neuropathic pain, can strike at any time, and many Americans deal with this type of pain on a regular basis. It’s estimated that around two million adults are living with some type of nerve pain in the United States, with many more who may be undiagnosed. No matter the cause, no one wants to experience nerve pain. If you’re experiencing nerve pain on a regular basis, know that you’re not alone and treatment options are readily available.

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Health Tips

Prescription Drug Disposal: What to Do and Where to Go

Over half of adults in the United States use prescription drugs. Prescription medicines are at the forefront of treatment methods for everything from mild ailments, like a cold or fever, to chronic conditions, like diabetes, high blood pressure, and arthritis. But, what happens when you have medicine left over or medicine that you’re no longer using?

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Health Tips

Common Urinary Disorders and How to Treat Them

Urinary disorders include any conditions, diseases, or infections that affect the urinary tract. The urinary tract, or urinary system, is made up of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. These parts of the body work together to help filter the blood, eliminate waste products in the form of urine, and regulate hydration. Urinary disorders can be difficult to manage and live with. However, urinary disorders are common, and they can affect both men and women. Fortunately, urinary disorders are relatively easy to treat with treatment options widely available.

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Pets

How to Manage Diabetes in Dogs

Like humans, dogs can be affected by diabetes too. Around 0.2% to 1.2% of dogs are affected, especially breeds like Samoyeds and Tibetan Terriers that may be predisposed. If your dog has recently been diagnosed with diabetes, it can be hard to come to terms with knowing they will need treatment.

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