Mental Health Issues in Children and Teenagers

Five million children in the U.S. are experiencing mental illness. Without proper treatment, these problems carry over into adulthood causing substantial problems. Diagnosing mental illness in children and teens is challenging due to the changes their bodies are experiencing. Physical and emotional growth, and the process of learning to adapt Continue reading

What Is Necrotizing Fasciitis (Flesh-Eating Bacteria) And How Can You Protect Yourself While Traveling?

Traveling in a foreign country without health insurance coverage is a significant risk. Medical bills can cost thousands of dollars for the uninsured. You must prepare for the unexpected maladies that may ruin your holiday. One of the more misunderstood infections that can happen is necrotizing fasciitis or flesh-eating bacteria. Continue reading

What You Need to Know About the Upcoming Changes in Medicare Advantage

What You Need to Know About the Upcoming Changes in Medicare Advantage In the middle of October, Medicare will begin its annual open enrollment period for coverage in 2019. If you were thinking about simply renewing your same coverage, you might want to reconsider. Congress reviewed and passed a new Continue reading

All you need to know about home health care

Home health care denotes a broad range of services that are delivered in the home instead of at a medical facility. Often, it is a less expensive option, and there is no question it is much more expedient and convenient for the patient. There is ample evidence to suggest that Continue reading

Insulin Resistance: Symptoms, causes and treatment

Diabetes is a problem that plagues many people. In fact, according to the Center for Disease Control, more than 29 million Americans have it. And the number of people afflicted is growing, as that number represents an increase from 26 million in 2010. Furthermore, the CDC reports that over 86 Continue reading

Here’s what you need to know about the silent killer: Hepatitis

28th July is not a cause for celebration, but a cause for activism, according to the organizers of the annual World Hepatitis Day (WHD). The day aims to raise global awareness of viral hepatitis and to influence change in the way hepatitis is managed and prevented, with the overall aim Continue reading

Juvenile Life Insurance Offers Parents Financial Protection in Difficult Times

Life Insurance is something that people generally don’t want to think about, and this is especially true when it comes to juvenile life insurance. No one wants to think about the potential of losing a loved one, but when that loved one is a child the topic becomes particularly difficult. Continue reading