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How to get amnesty from health care penalty

How to get amnesty from health care penalty

The penalty for not having health coverage will be on your tax return if you haven't signed up yet. But if you hurry you can exempt out of it.

Could a Generic Drug Ever Be Unsafe for You?

Generic drugs now account for well over 80% of all prescriptions. Just 10 years ago, less than half of drugs sold were generics. Much of the growth is because employers make generics extra-affordable through mail order programs (pharmacy benefits managers). Then you also have the grocery stores and big box ...

How the Obamacare Penalties Work and How To Avoid Them

Some people may be in for a rude shock when they go to file their income tax return this year: A penalty for not having purchased health insurance! A look at the health care penalties and the current amnesty policy  The penalties for not having health coverage in 2014 are ...

 

Your Guide to Medical Breaches: Anthem and Premera

Medical records have become the hot new target of crooks looking to steal your identity. Some 1 in 4 adult Americans were impacted by the Anthem breach. But that number could be 1 in 3 now with word of the Premera Blue Cross breach. Another major health insurer hacked With ...

 

Low-Cost, No-Fee Senior Medical Alert Devices

Emergency help for seniors who are away from home is now available at the touch of a button. I want to share details about a $15/month subscription service. Check out this cheap medical alert systems for seniors We're all familiar with that commercial that goes, "Help, I've fallen and I ...

 

Dry Heat Saunas Drastically Reduce Heart Disease

There's a magic way to reduce male heart attacks by two-thirds and it doesn't involve any pills! Dry heat saunas are the poor man's pharmacy A Finnish study written up in U.K. newspaper The Telegraph talks  about dry heat saunas as the poor man's pharmacy. This is a device that ...

 

How To Get a Gym Membership Really Cheap

If you're like most people, you think about joining the gym two times a year—once around swimsuit season and once after the holidays when it's time to make those New Year's resolutions. The reality is we don't often research buying a gym membership. That means the world of health clubs ...

Get a better deal on organic foods

Get a better deal on organic foods

Eating healthy is getting easier and cheaper to do. These stores have the best deals on organic produce.

 

Lumber Liquidators Allegedly Sold Flooring With Too Much Formaldehyde

If you bought laminate flooring from Lumber Liquidators in the last 4 years, there's a chance you may have been exposed to unsafe levels of  formaldehyde. Read on to learn about the next steps you should take. Too much formaldehyde in Lumber Liquidators flooring? There have been so many unsafe ...

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Prosthetics Can Be Made Affordable With 3-D Printers

If you end up losing a body part, prosthetics can be expensive. But the miracle of new technology has a cost-effective answer. Here's a look at the emerging field of cheap prosthetics One person can make a difference in ways that are so unexpected. I read a story in The ...

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