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How Does Obamacare Affect Doctors, Nurses and Hospitals?

April 25, 2014
How does Obamacare affect doctors, hospitals, and nurses? Although often focused on individuals, the ACA affects doctors and businesses at various levels.
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Stethoscope, pills, and healthcare application.

How Does Obamacare Affect Me?

April 11, 2014
Most Americans are affected by Obamacare in some way. Understanding how your age or status affects this requirement, even as seniors, is essential to you.
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The limits of doctor patient confidentiality with teens.

Doctor - Teen Patient Confidentiality: What You Should Know

December 17, 2013
As children reach their teenage years, either the child or the doctor will ask the parents to remain in the waiting room during the examination. For many parents, this transition can feel unsettling. Here's what doctors can and can't disscuss with you after your teenagers doctor appointment.
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Hidden costs of having a baby.

The 7 Hidden Costs of Having a Baby

December 17, 2013
Having a baby is a life changing event. Not only are you adding a person into your family, but that little mini-you needs things like diapers, food, and furniture - which all adds up very quickly. We outline seven items that may include some unexpected sticker shock, along with some tips on how to save.
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Top ten tips for living a healthy lifestyle.

Live Long and Prosper: 10 Tips for Leading a Healthy Life

December 17, 2013
Living a healthy life can be a complicated goal to achieve. We've compiled a list of the ten tips to living a healthy lifestyle that are widely accepted by many sources as "easy wins" for any person.
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The cost of a night in the hospital.

How Much Does a Night in the Hospital Cost?

December 17, 2013
Nobody expects a medical emergency or a diagnosis of a serious disease, but the fact remains that over 18 million people end up in America’s hospitals every year. In 2010, data was collected on the national average and state average cost to stay in a hospital. Check and see where your state ranks.
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