A Dozen Facts About Medicare Advantage in 2020

A Dozen Facts About Medicare Advantage in 2020

Medicare Advantage enrollment has grown rapidly over the past decade, and Medicare Advantage plans have taken on a larger role in the Medicare program. This data analysis provides current information and trends about Medicare Advantage enrollment, premiums, and out-of-pocket limits.

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Breast Cancer Facts Doctors Might Not Tell You

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Florida real estate agent Sondra Burwick learned in 1996 that she had ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) in her right breast. DCIS, also called stage 0 cancer, starts and usually stays in the milk ducts. These days, doctors call

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Your Brain’s Built-in Biases Insulate Your Beliefs From Contradictory Facts

Your Brain’s Built-in Biases Insulate Your Beliefs From Contradictory Facts

By Jay Maddock, Texas A&M UniversityA rumor started circulating back in 2008 that Barack Obama was not born in the United States. At the time, I was serving as chair of the Hawaii Board of Health. The director and deputy

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Fast Facts About Multiple Sclerosis

Fast Facts About Multiple Sclerosis

Nearly 1 million people in the United States are living with multiple sclerosis, yet this complex condition isn’t widely understood. What Is Multiple Sclerosis? Most nerve fibers in the body are covered with a protective layer called the myelin sheath.

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Corralling the Facts on Herd Immunity

Corralling the Facts on Herd Immunity

By Aneri Pattani, Kaiser Health NewsFor a term that’s at least 100 years old, “herd immunity” has gained new life in 2020.It starred in many headlines last month, when reports surfaced that a member of the White House Coronavirus Task

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