Healthcare Options for Seniors Can be Both Complicated and Expensive
A Child’s Perspective Parents are always there. They pay for college, food, clothes. And they always know just what to say. So it is only fair for their children to provide amazing care for them after they no longer can for themselves. The 15-year old daughter dreams of being able to pay for her parents to stay in a really nice independent living home, even if it is a little pricy. The teenage daughter plans to be a surgeon, so cost is not a problem. She plans to treat her parents to a wonderful place to stay whether it is memory care center or an independent living location. They deserve the best.
A Grandchild’s Perspective The young mother remembers going to a small town about once a month when she was little. Her most favorite part was getting to see her great grandmother, wh Continue Reading
When Should I Go to Urgent Care?
When people get minor injuries or illnesses, they often flock to the emergency room at the first sight of blood or the first sound of a sniffle. However, while it might seem like the best place to go when something goes wrong, there’s a better solution than a trip to the emergency room. In fact, it could be the last place you actually want to be.
Far too many patients agonize in the waiting room for hours on end. Due to long wait times, patients may not be seen or treated for their ailment for a number of hours after checking in. And many patients are even sent home with nothing but a $1,000 medical bill. Many people are also told that there are more serious illnesses and injuries being treated, despite that the problem you are dealing with is also serious, too.
So what’s the alternative? L Continue Reading
Getting Your Medical Treatment Done Faster and Cheaper With Far Less Hassle — Why an Urgent Care Center Is a Better Bet Than a Hospital ER
Well-being and good health are things that most of us strive to achieve on a regular basis. The human body is prone to develop problems from time to time, and sound medical treatment is something that we always crave. Health conditions can have a wide variety of negative impacts on our lives, causing pain, debilitation and loss of function. With good quality medical care at the hands of a skilled doctor, it is possible to get to a cure with speed and efficiency. While hospital emergency rooms are the usual destinations for many with health conditions, there are a number of reasons why you might be better off visiting urgent care centers for your medical needs.
Why the Next Generation is the Deaf Generation How Earbuds Are Leading to Early Hearing Loss in Young Adults
There is a plague spreading quickly America — almost in a Walking Dead kind of way. The only difference is that it attends to affect most millennials and preteens, with those younger and older being safe for now. What’s this mystery plague? Hearing loss!
Did you know that one in five teenagers are experiencing premature and perhaps even hidden hearing loss? In fact, it’s almost as though for the first time in history, the younger generations are experiencing hearing loss at a much faster rate than baby boomers and older generations! And why is this so? It’s not because of ear nose and throat (ENT) issues such as sinus infections that have spread to the ear canal, cholesteatoma and other chronic ear problems Continue Reading
Keeping it in the Family Exploring the Top Three Benefits of Having Health Insurance For Family Care
Now think hard, but do you remember when you were a little kid and your parents tried making you eat your vegetables (everyone still hates those dry, nasty lima beans) or they would try to make you a take a nap when you didn’t want to? Do you remember how often you went into a full blown tantrum because of it only to realize when you were older and wiser that your parents were actually doing the right thing in reality? They were only looking out for your best interest and wanted to take care of you in the best way possible.
Well, that’s kind of how the Affordable Care Act’s mandate that requires everyone to purchase insurance for family care or individual care works. The creating and passing of the Affordable Care Act became a hotly contested issue, with many Americans saying it was similar to soci Continue Reading