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Fire Rips Through Spring Garden Pharmacy

A long-time pharmacy in Troy Hill went up in flames early Tuesday morning.

07/08/2014

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Warning Issued For Men Being Treated For Low Testosterone

Millions of men are being treated for low testosterone. Prescriptions have doubled in the last four years with sales now reaching $1.6 billion. But now there are disturbing new allegations about a hidden danger.

04/26/2014

What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?

If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.

03/12/2014

How Do I Use My Health Insurance?

A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.

02/26/2014

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Computer Glitch Causing Problems For Some Drug Store Customers

Finding out you might have to pay for hundreds of dollars worth of prescriptions out of pocket is not a happy way to start the New Year, but that’s what some drug store customers have been facing.

01/03/2014

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Websites Offer Ways To Save On Healthcare

Healthcare costs are expected to rise this year on everything from prescription drugs to co-pays. However, there are ways you can save and even get care for free.

01/29/2013

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Consumer Reports’ Tips To Save Money On Medicine

Many Americans grappling with the high cost of medicine may be putting themselves in harm’s way, according to the Consumer Reports National Research Center.

09/18/2012

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Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs A Growing Problem

Most people know you can get into serious trouble for drinking and driving. You can also get into trouble for taking that pain pill or allergy medicine and driving. It’s called DUI-D — or driving under the influence of drugs — even legally-obtained prescription drugs or over-the-counter medicines.

06/15/2012

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Generic Medicines Could Save You More Money Than Coupons

Insurance companies are charging higher and higher co-pays for prescription medications Some co-pays now top $90 a month, which makes coupons from drug manufacturers enticing. However, Consumer Reports has some cautions.

03/13/2012

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Consumer Reports Rates Best Places To Get Prescriptions Filled

A new Consumer Reports survey of more than 40,000 people helped to find the best places to get your prescriptions filled.

04/05/2011