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9 Steps to Improve Your Cholesterol Without Statins Gabriela Mungarro Lowering cholesterol levels can be challenging at times, especially when you are not aware of the symptoms associated with high cholesterol or the diseases that may arise from high cholesterol levels. But what exactly is cholesterol? According to the Mayo Clinic, cholesterol is a waxy substance that is located in the fats (lipids)…

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By Woodrow Wilcox On October 29, 2018, I received a letter from a medical service provider which explained that Medicare would not pay for a certain medical service to a woman who is one of our senior citizen clients. The firm is based in Porter County, Indiana. In the letter from the group of doctors, the billing manager wrote, “Medicare now will only pay for wellness visits. Our office follows…

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8 Drug-Free Ways to Lower Cholesterol Levels Justin Parker | Oct 7, 2016 Keeping your cholesterol levels low does not have to be a drug-filled adventure. There are numerous (and cheap!) ways to lower your cholesterol that does not involve popping a pill. To keep a healthy level of cholesterol, it is crucial to know the 8 Drug-Free Ways to Lower Cholesterol Levels. Drink Tea Tea is the second most…

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By Woodrow Wilcox On July 26, 2018, I met with a senior citizen client from Munster, Indiana. Together, we phoned a hospital to discuss a medical bill problem. Our client needed to grant permission for me to speak and question on her behalf. Before that phone call, I had already done research with and for our client. I knew that Medicare ruled that the medical service in question was NOT covered by…

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By Woodrow Wilcox On July 12, 2018, I got a desperate phone call from a 78 year old woman. She is a client of our insurance agency who lives in Dyer, Indiana. Her doctors were billing her over $7,000 because Medicare was not paying on her bills. She said that she was a nervous wreck because if she had to pay over $7,000, it would wipe out her life savings. She was having difficulty controlling her…

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8 Frightening Symptoms of Stress That Affect Our Brains Justin Parker | Oct 20, 2016 The power of positive thinking can have some remarkable benefits. One need only look at the ‘placebo effect’ as an example, whereby patients are unknowingly given completely ineffective medications for a condition, and yet are healed anyway. Researchers attribute this phenomenon to the person’s belief that they…

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By Woodrow Wilcox On June 11, 2018, I met with a client from the Miller Beach area of Gary, Indiana. He had a medical bill problem. I reviewed the medical bills that he brought and phoned the insurance company with which he had a Medicare supplement insurance policy that he bought through our agency. The insurance company reported that it never got the claims. Then, we made phone calls to two departments…

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Can You Go Blind from Macular Degeneration? Gabriela Mungarro | Jun 14, 2018 Being told you are at high risk of going blind is probably something most people never imagine they will hear, especially after being told you have an incurable eye disease. So what exactly is this eye disease? Enter macular degeneration.Age-related macular degeneration is a disease that affects vision due to damage to the…

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Signs Your Appendix Is About to Burst Jermane Cooper | Aug 10, 2017 Chances are you’ve heard of the appendix- not just the book variety, but the organ as well. You’ve probably known someone who had their appendix removed, as often times it is not classified as a necessary organ. While this is true, it is important to note that if things go wrong with the appendix, that unnecessary, but harmless…

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19 Things to Consider for Good Heart Health Jermane Cooper | May 21, 2018 When it comes to health, particularly heart health, typically all we’re watching out for are the sharp, obvious pains of serious heart trouble. However, heart disease is called the “silent killer” for a reason. Even if all seems well, it can sneak up on you; some factors, such as genetics, may be stacked against you. However,…

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