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Why Everyone Needs a Primary Care Doctor

Per capita, the average American spends around $9,400 on health care every single year — and that number is only going to rise with inflation. American prescription drugs and pharmaceuticals are some of the most expensive in the world. In addition to expensive drugs, our doctors and nurses get competitive salaries. Although this allows them…

The Most Concerning Cancers Men Face Today

Cancer is a serious concern for men of any age, but the risk can be particularly critical for men over age 50. PublicHealth.org¹ reports that more than 827,000 new cancer diagnoses occur annually, and many of those types of cancers directly affect men. Knowing the signs of different cancers and what you can do to…

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Everything Seniors Need to Know About Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic disease — and it’s one that causes great pain. Although rheumatoid arthritis commonly appears between the ages of 30...

Why Medicare is Important for Seniors with Diabetes

If you’re diagnosed with diabetes, you may need to regularly test your blood sugar and inject yourself with insulin if your body is unable...

Everything You Need to Know About Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental health condition that plagues more than 20 million people worldwide. Despite the seriousness of this disorder, getting the proper treatment...

11 Health Conditions Women Need to Know About

As we grow older, it’s important to pay attention to all of the risk factors that make us vulnerable to different conditions. Some of...

Metastatic Lung Cancer: Understanding the Advanced Stages

Like other cancers, lung cancer can metastasize, spreading to other parts of the body from a tumor that has formed in one of the...

5 Over-the-Counter Solutions for Heartburn

One-third of Americans experience heartburn at least once per month and one in 10 experience the problem almost daily. Heartburn is a common issue,...

What to Know About Medicare Supplements in 2019

Medicare isn’t comprehensive. Most plans have gaps, so Medicare Supplement, or Medigap, policies are designed to subsidize the costs and services that would otherwise...

The Facts Everyone Should Know About Brain Cancer

Cancer is a frightening illness, but brain cancer is particularly scary. According to Cancer.net¹, more than 23,800 adults will be diagnosed with cancerous brain...

The Facts You Need to Know About Cervical Cancer

This year, more than 13,000 new cases of cervical cancer are expected to be diagnosed.1 According to the American Cancer Society, cervical cancer was...

The Facts About Pancreatic Cancer

Every day, cancer affects increasingly more people. And according to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network¹, over 56,000 more Americans will be diagnosed with pancreatic...

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