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HealthMarkets agent Joanie Keehn says fresh changes to the Affordable Care Act mean more coverage options

One of the hallmarks of last year’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) enrollment was the elimination of the tax penalty for those failing to acquire coverage. “The law requiring coverage was and is still in place, but the individual mandate on the tax penalty was eliminated last year,” says Joanie Keehn, a licensed insurance agent with...

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People on the west side of Cleveland now have a private option for quality ENT and audiology care, all under one roof

Bert Brown, MD, knows bigger is not always better. “It’s good to have a private practice option,” says the otolaryngologist who has been providing comprehensive ear, nose and throat care on the east side of Cleveland for more than three decades. “That’s why I’m so thrilled to now offer that on the west side of town, too...

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Baby Boomers are creating major changes in the way insurance companies are offering Medicare

According to Forbes magazine, baby boomers are permanently clocking out of the workforce at a rate of 10,000 each day. That’s a huge number of fresh retirees not only lining up for Social Security benefits, but also Medicare. And with Baby Boomers (those born between 1946 and 1964) representing nearly 20 percent of the population in America,...

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With the addition of the Fast Breast MRI, doctors at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center are finding cancer faster

Breast cancer is unique among cancers, says Xuan Huang, MD, PhD, an oncologist who specializes in breast cancer at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center. “For women especially, it’s more than a diagnosis,” Dr. Huang says. “There are a lot of emotional and psychological aspects involved.” That’s why the Breast Health...

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Bye, bye, bat wings

Some stubborn fat just won’t disappear, no matter how much we diet and exercise. But TruSculpt iD changes everything—and it’s available at Dr. Laurel’s PRP Bar. Unlike CoolSculpting, Kybella and surgery, with TruSculpt iD there is very little, if any, pain. There is no downtime, and almost everyone is a candidate. “With...

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