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  1. Family
    I am trying to pick a Medical Alert Systems for my elderly mom whom lives alone. Does anyone have any experience with any systems? I noticed some systems come with a lock box (where keys could be stored outside similar to what a realtor uses). If anyone has any suggestions, comments or...
  2. General Chat
    It concerns my father. He is 85. As some of you know, hubby and I were in Scotland last month because of my father. He has been having health problems for years now. He has osteoporosis in his spine, a stomach ulcer, heart problems and an aneurism in his stomach. When we went to Scotland it was...
  3. Success Stories
    A year ago I was diagnosed with breast cancer on 2/24. Couldn't have been more scared for our future. This year I paid off the rest of our debt on 2/24. Yep, all of it, even all of the new medical bills incurred through 2011. It's ALL GONE! Just like the cancer - Gone Gone Gone!!!!! Now...
  4. Financial hardship
    What tips do you have for dealing with medical debt? Our insurance is pretty crappy. On paper our family's gross in come looks good. Too good to get any assistance.But after taxes and insurance comes out we bring home 3,000 a month. Of that 850 goes to minimum payments on current hospital...
  5. General Chat
    Something really weird came in the mail today . It was a pharmacy card that would give me 75% off of my medications no matter where I used it. Imagine the shock as I read the personal note telling me all about it & it could be used for my thyroid medicine.That is private info as to what...
  6. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    We just got news at work that our medical insurance will go up 42% starting March 1st. We where told that the increase is due to the new health care bill. Possibly the claims that we have. They can't tell us for sure about the claims because we are to small of a company. The insurance...
  7. Financial hardship
    I broke my neck just over 2 years ago. I had surgery to recieve my new neck (5 plates and a stabilizer bar). Alot of medical bills then and now. I have alot of bills from the hospital I was in. Do I add them all together or seperate them by invoice number and continue paying them, each one...
  8. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I have been searching around on FV and online elsewhere on how to deal with medical bills if you are uninsured. I've found some good tips, but looking for more. A week ago bf had a fall and got a concussion that necessitated a trip to the ER. Bruises but no other serious injuries, thankfully...
  9. Success Stories
    My dh got laid off last august. It has been a rough year. I had medical bills that I applied for assistance from the hospital for. Today I got the results.....on a $1000 bill I will pay $103 I am so happy! I have been working like a dog for the past few weeks to try to pay off debt and I was...
  10. Support
    Well i have had alot of medical stuff going on in the last 6 weeks. 2 herniated disc in my lower back. I had a nasty spell last week, where i lost some vision in my left eye and weakness in my left arm. Went to er my doc said maybe a stroke. Ct was ok but needed a MRI. So Wed went had my mri...
  11. Support
    On top of the medical bills for the recent motorcycle accident, I have been to the doctor recently and followed up today: All tests done in the doctor's office point to diabetes. I am going to the lab for blood work for the 3 month blood sugar test. I am also going for testing for high blood...
  12. Blog
    RxHope.com Hope for everyone. RxHope is exactly what its name implies...a helping hand to people in need in obtaining critical medications that they would normally have trouble affording. We act as your advocate in making the patient assistance program journey easier and faster by supplying...
  13. Just Tips
    Doctors have come across some baffling day-to-day ailments, but few conditions are as strange as these 20 disorders, which range from biological to psychological to cultural in nature. Foreign Accent Syndrome Foreign accent syndrome (FAS) is a speech disorder that causes sudden changes in...
  14. Health and beauty
    It's open enrollment time for my insurance's flex spending program, where you can have a payroll deduction so you have money put away to pay for your deductables, medicine and other expenses. I was interested in doing it because I still owe some doctors for my last year's out of pocket and I...
  15. Blog
    eHealthInsurance.com - Click Here Get affordable health insurance quotes and compare individual health insurance plans side by side. We'll help you find individual, family or small business health insurance and the best medical insurance plans for your needs and budget.
  16. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Does anyone here do any of the medical study programs? I do enter into some of them and have gotten free exams, medication and compensation. Right now I am in a study for hypertension. I receive check ups, medication and compensation. I'm getting ready to enter a study for high cholesterol...
  17. Health and beauty
    I have been sick this year. So I decided to join an online medical support group for diabetes. I didn't like it at all. The people were somewhat informative but after just one posted question it became such a huge battle that I never posted again. I am looking for a group that will help with...
  18. Kitchen Basics
    I was sitting here thinking about all the medical problems that I have or have encountered in my lifetime, either with myself or with my children and I thought I might share some with everyone here! And of course, in hopes, that everyone will share their success stories or failures as well! I...
  19. Frugal Living
    I lost my benefits when my hours were cut back to 30 per week as of July1. We were able to enroll in the health insruance program at the Univ. where Dh is a grad student. We have 2 daughters so the costs are just over $6000 per year. Deductible is $50 a doctors visit. No pap smears or mamograms...
  20. General Chat
    :welcome:Medical Transcription business is an indespensible part of healthcare business. While healthcare itself is one of the largest industries and is developing day by day, naturally medical transcription is benefiting from the express development in the healthcare industry. In developed...
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