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Prescription Plans & Costs

Prescription drugs cost much more in America than they do in other countries, and some consumers can't afford them. I'll give you information on where to find the best deals and how. Helpful Guides and Links:
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How To Get Generic Drugs Even Cheaper

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 ...

Clark's 33-cent lumbar support

Clark's 33-cent lumbar support

Suffering with pain from a bad back like Clark? Clark devised an easy alternative to a $50 lumbar support for just 33 cents!

5 Ways To Get Lower Prescription Drug Prices

   With prescription drug prices continuing to increase, consumers are looking for ways to limit costs and save money. There are several tips to follow that will help to save on prescription drug costs. Here are 5 ways you can get lower prescription drug prices 1. Ask about generic options. ...

Emergency Room Alternatives

Emergency Room Alternatives

If you have a minor ailment, don't head to the E.R. or your wallet will be hurting too. You have better alternatives.

How To Avoid Fraud With Herbal Supplements

Do you take herbal supplements? The sad news is you might not be getting what you pay for... In a study published in the journal BMC Medicine, Canadian researchers tested 44 bottles of herbal supplements bought in Canada and the United States. A full one-third of the samples tested were ...

Obamacare / Affordable Care Act Guide

I know whenever I talk about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), it is a political fault line in the country. Even though I have views that differ from the law of the land, it is my duty and responsibility to explain how it works and how ...

Acetaminophen overdose may result in liver failure

Do you take Tylenol (brand name) or acetaminophen (generic) when you're sick? Be sure you're not exceeding the FDA's new recommendation of milligrams. About 5 years ago, I put out a warning about the potential danger of too much acetaminophen and Tylenol. At the time, I was viciously attacked on ...

12 Things You Need To Know About Obamacare Before 2014

The new Obamacare regulations can be a confusing maze to navigate. Should you set yourself up on Healthcare.gov? We all know how well that site has been working the past few months. When do we need insurance by? What are these penalties you keep hearing about? Well, I sat down ...

Obamacare facts: How to use the health care exchanges

Now that glitches in the rollout of Obamacare have been fixed, it's safe to get back in the water and shop for health coverage again. The health care exchanges are now, for the most part, working fine. I just filled out 3 screens and got rate quotes in about a ...

Obamacare scams to watch out for

We've all heard how difficult it is to sign up for Obamacare online. But did you know scamsters may prey on you if you try? Scamsters have targeted seniors for numerous rip-offs surrounding the Affordable Care Act. Here's a look at Obamacare scams to watch out for. Many are operating ...

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