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Sep 02, 2020

Signs of ovarian cancer: Know how to spot symptoms early

All women are at risk for ovarian cancer, but the greatest number of ovarian cancers happen in women 60 years or older. For women in the United States, ovarian…
Aug 12, 2020

Pneumonia prevention with a vaccine

Did you know that about 1 million Americans go to the hospital with pneumonia every year? Pneumonia is a lung infection caused by pneumococcal disease, which can…
Jul 28, 2020

Make sure you’re protected from hepatitis

Hepatitis viruses cause more than 5,000 deaths each year in the U.S., and that number keeps growing. Fortunately, Medicare coverage can help keep you protected…
Jul 13, 2020

How to file an appeal if your Medicare Advantage Plan doesn’t cover an item or service

If you have a Medicare Advantage Plan, you know it covers a lot of items and services, like prescription drugs, diabetic test supplies, cardiovascular screenings…