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Our in-house team synthesizes scientific research and translates them into easy-to-digest content for you to get educated on the latest health and healthcare information.

How To Tell the Difference Between Allergies vs. Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
Wellness

How To Tell the Difference Between Allergies vs. Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)

Allergies can occur at any time of year. While some may be "seasonal," which is when you get them only in the spring or fall, or they may be year-round. Sinusitis, or sinus infections, however, usually happen after you've had a cold or allergies. Some symptoms will linger, even after your cold goes away.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso13 Sep 2021
How Much Does Medi-Share Cost?
Health Insurance

How Much Does Medi-Share Cost?

It costs $50 to apply to Medi-Share, and there is a $120 one-time membership fee with the first monthly payment. The member would also deliver another one-time fee of $2 to set up the “sharing account.”

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso23 Sep 2021
Women's Health Centers in New York City
Insights

Women's Health Centers in New York City

Women’s health encompasses a variety of specialties and focus areas, ranging from sexual health to breast health to mental illness. If you identify as a woman, you should consider seeking treatment from a healthcare provider specializing in women’s health for a variety of reasons. Women’s health clinics are available throughout the Five Boroughs of New York and are ready to assist you in any medical concerns you may be experiencing.

Spencer Lee
Spencer Lee7 Jan 2022
Are Employers Required To Give 1099 Workers Health Benefits?
Employer

Are Employers Required To Give 1099 Workers Health Benefits?

1099 workers are typically hired by a company for a specific project or for a short period of time. They are not the same as employees and usually are referred to as a freelancer, or independent contractor. Since they are not employees, they are not usually eligible for health benefits from the company they are working under. The important thing to be sure of as an employer is that you’ve correctly classified 1099 workers, which we cover in this article.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin8 Feb 2022
The Best Health Insurance Options for Millennials in 2021
Health Insurance

The Best Health Insurance Options for Millennials in 2021

As a healthy, young millennial, you may not think health insurance is entirely necessary. However, it’s important to have coverage so that you don’t avoid or put off the care you need, especially if an emergency occurs.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso13 Sep 2021
How Much Does a Pap Smear Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Does a Pap Smear Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

A pap smear costs between $39- $125 without insurance. However, this cost does not include the costs for a pelvic exam. The national average cost of a pap smear with a pelvic exam costs $331.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso7 Jan 2022
Free Antibody Testing Locations in NYC
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Free Antibody Testing Locations in NYC

Antibody tests are used to detect past infection with COVID-19. You can get a test at your doctor, urgent care, or a listed NYC Health+Hospital location.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin23 Mar 2021
Free Health Clinics in NYC
Public Health

Free Health Clinics in NYC

The cost for services at community health clinics depends on your income, your location, services provided, and your insurance coverage. These clinics in NYC are the most affordable

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso15 Sep 2021
Emergency Room Visit Cost Without Insurance in 2022
Healthcare Cost

Emergency Room Visit Cost Without Insurance in 2022

For patients without health insurance, an emergency room visit cost $2200 on average or more, depending on the severity of the condition and what diagnostic tests and treatment are performed.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso17 Apr 2022
How Often Should You Get Blood Work?
Tips

How Often Should You Get Blood Work?

Your doctor will likely recommend you to get bloodwork done once per year, during the time of your yearly physical. However, there are many reasons someone should get bloodwork more often.

Spencer Lee
Spencer Lee17 Feb 2022
What’s the Difference Between Ibuprofen & Acetaminophen?
Wellness

What’s the Difference Between Ibuprofen & Acetaminophen?

Acetaminphen and ibuprofen are more commonly referred to as Tylenol and Advil. These are their brand most popular brand names.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso17 Sep 2021
What's the Least Expensive Cholesterol Medication in 2021?
Prescriptions

What's the Least Expensive Cholesterol Medication in 2021?

Statins are used to treat high cholesterol and cost about $139.29 for generic and $360.43 for brand name medications.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin15 Sep 2021