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86489964Some surprises are pleasant, like finding a $20 dollar bill. But when it comes to things we value and count on, such as dental insurance, most of us don’t like surprises. No one wants to visit the dentist, only to find out later the services are not covered by their insurance plan. Here are numbers six through 10 of our tips for evaluating dental plan and coverage options to help you avoid surprises with your benefits. Review Part 1 for the first five tips. View full article »


Choosing a dental plan can be confusing. Plans may look similar, but in reality each one is designed differently. This blog features five of 10 tips for evaluating dental plan and coverage options to help you avoid surprises with your benefits. Be sure to read Part 2 for the remaining five tips.


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Many people experience hearing loss when inner ear hair cells are damaged as a result of illness, drugs or noise exposure. Fortunately, scientists are researching cures for hearing impairment and have made several interesting discoveries. View full article »



We all experience pain from headaches and sore muscles, to cuts and sunburns. What are the best remedies for these ailments? Recently U.S. News & World Report provided lists of pharmacist-recommended products to help people deal with their various aches and pains. View full article »

Mother or grandmother preparing strawberries with daughter or granddaughterMost people know someone with diabetes. Currently 25.8 million Americans (8.3 percent) have been diagnosed with the disease. Scientists continually search for solutions to provide effective treatment and prevention. Recently they discovered that consumption of flavonoids, found in berries, tea, chocolate, and other herbs and vegetables, may lower the risk of type 2 diabetes. View full article »

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