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Dementia symptoms: This part of the body could reveal likelihood of condition developing

Dementia refers to different types of diseases which affect the brain – the four main types are Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, lewy body dementia and frontotemporal dementia. Among the most-recognised symptoms are memory loss, difficulty concentrating and being confused about time and place. But these signs aren’t always easy to spot. Now, new research has… Read More »

Consumers are Dishing On Healthcare Experiences—Be Part of the Conversation

By KARYN MULLINS  Consumers aren’t taking their healthcare providers’ words for it anymore. They’re taking charge and leading a digital revolution where individuals have the power to make their own educated decisions about care. According to the Healthcare Consumer Insight & Digital Engagement report by Binary Fountain, a leading online reputation management platform, 51 percent of… Read More »

CMS proposes giving Part D plans greater negotiating power with drug manufacturers.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is considering implementing a policy to ensure enrollees pay the lowest possible price for a prescription drug at the pharmacy counter, after taking into account back-end payments from pharmacies to plans. The policy is being proposed for an as yet-set plan year, but as early as 2020. It… Read More »