Medications and Conditions

  • ESRD and Your Medicare Options: What You Should Know

    End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), is permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant. Any individual who has ESRD, regardless of age, is eligible for Medicare. If your kidneys no lo ... READ MORE

  • 3 Things You Didn't Know About Alzheimer's

    More than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer's Disease, yet there is quite a bit of confusion about what causes the disease, how it is diagnosed, and what treatment options are most effe ... READ MORE

  • Is My Doctor Prescribing Too Many Medications?

    Millions of people rely on prescription drugs to manage chronic illness, treat injuries, and save their lives. With health care insurance, we are fortunate to have access to physicians who can prescri ... READ MORE

  • Living With Parkinson's Disease

    “I have no choice about whether or not I have Parkinson's. I have nothing but choices about how I react to it.” –Michael J. Fox With more than a million people living with Parkinson’s disease in the U ... READ MORE

  • Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis

    If you’ve received a diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis, or RA, you may be overwhelmed with concern about how this autoimmune disorder will affect your life. You may have already been experiencing sore ... READ MORE

  • Diabetes Prevention & Treatment

    With over 29 million Americans living with diabetes, most of us know someone who is facing this disease. But did you know that, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), anoth ... READ MORE

  • Is Your Prescription Covered?

    Whether you have a chronic condition or only take prescription medications when an illness or injury sends you to the doctor, you know that prescription drugs can be necessary but costly.  In order to ... READ MORE

  • World AIDS Day

    With more than “34 million people living with HIV/AIDS worldwide,”1 the need for awareness of prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS has reached an extraordinary level. No population has been omitted fr ... READ MORE

  • Obesity - How Medicare Can Help

    With obesity a growing epidemic in the United States, it is not surprising that members of all age groups are struggling with it. Busy lives, lack of exercise and activity, poor nutrition choices, and ... READ MORE

  • Take Care of Your Health During Diabetes Month

    With more than 25 million Americans diagnosed with diabetes, and almost 7 million adults with pre-diabetic conditions, it is no surprise that public awareness of this disease is crucial for the health ... READ MORE

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