The Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, LLC along with the American Cancer Society, Cancer Services Program of Monroe County and WDKX is offering free mammograms for uninsured women 40 years of age and older. Free mammograms are available to all women without health insurance.
To schedule an appointment or for more information, please call Elizabeth Wende . . . → Read More: Free Mammograms in Rochester, NY on December 11th
If you currently have a Medicare Advantage plan, do you know whether your Medicare Advantage is going to be around next year?
It’s shocking to many seniors, but 3.5 million seniors will see their Medicare Advantage plans disappear next year. 13% of Medicare Advantage plans are being dropped and many others are undergoing important changes, . . . → Read More: Is Your Medicare Advantage Plan Being Dropped? The 3 Biggest Things About Medicare Advantage to Keep in Mind
Quick generic drug approval bulletin for today. If you have a family member or other loved suffers from Alzheimer’s Disease, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has finally approved the first generic version of Eisai and Pfizer’s popular prescription drug Aricept (Donepezil Hydrochloride) which treats Alzheimer’s. Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, a general . . . → Read More: FDA Approves Generic Version of Aricept for Alzheimer’s To Be Sold Immediately
When healthcare reform passed, one of the headliners of the groundbreaking legislation was the measure which allowed parents to add adult children onto their health insurance up until the age of 26. With a historic economic downturn dragging and many young adults and recent college graduates unable to find any work, let alone jobs with . . . → Read More: 4 Ways Retirees Can Get Health Insurance For Their Adult Children
Our friends at Remote Area Medical (RAM) have released their initial schedule for 2011, so if you think you’ll be in need of some free medical, dental or veterinary care next year (and who of won’t be?), you can get a sneak peek of some of the places that Remote Area Medical will be visiting . . . → Read More: Remote Area Medical 2011 Schedule Out, Free Medical, Dental and Vet Care in Tennessee and Virginia
As most of us struggle through the last days of open enrollment, we thought we’d share an article we came across in The Wall Street Journal this week about an interesting phenomenon in New York state. It must be a sign of the times because although good employer-based group health insurance has been the standard . . . → Read More: Fewer Employees in NY Get Employer-Based Health Insurance, Will the Rest of the Country Follow?
Because it’s Thanksgiving Weekend, here is one more thing to be thankful for: free generic antibiotics at your local Publix Pharmacy.
Yes, that’s right. Publix Pharmacies offer some of the commonly prescribed generic oral antibiotics to their customers totally for free. All you need to show is a prescription, and Publix will give you up . . . → Read More: Free Generic Antibiotics at Publix Pharmacies
We are so thankful for all your support over this past year. Happy Thanksgiving from the team at MyHealthCafe.com!
We’ll be back tomorrow!
Does paying $2 for your prescription drugs sound good to you? It certainly does to us, and UnitedHealth has taken a step to making it a reality for some senior citizens. UnitedHealth has announced that is launching a program to allow participants in its Medicare prescription-drug plans to buy generic prescription drugs for as low . . . → Read More: UnitedHealth Group Announces $2 Generic Prescription Drugs in Medicare Plans
Yesterday, we talked about what a Medicare Supplemental Insurance or Medigap policy covers, but I’m sure most of you are wondering about the bigger question: Do I need a Medicare supplemental policy, and if so, which one?
You might be particularly curious about Medicare Supplemental policies this year, since a number of Medicare Advantage plans . . . → Read More: Do You Need a Medicare Supplemental (Medigap) Policy? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself