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2016 Medicare and ACA Enrollment Deadlines

It’s that time of year again. If you obtain your healthcare insurance from your employer, you will be presented with open enrollment choices. As in previous years, the trend continues, with the employee portion of the premium typically increasing. People with coverage by Medicare and the Affordable Care Act (ACA/Obamacare) are also in the fall/winter enrollment period. Continue reading 2016 Medicare and ACA Enrollment Deadlines

Read ALL the Side Effects for Your Rx

All drugs have side effects. Even if you don’t take any prescription drugs, you’ve certainly seen the TV ads that spend far more time on the drug’s side effects than on what the medication is designed to treat.

The prescribing information doctors receive has the most serious side effects set off in a “black box” Continue reading Read ALL the Side Effects for Your Rx