Mira Healthcare Resources

Mira Healthcare Resources

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.

Ways to Treat Acne at Home and When to See a Dermatologist
Wellness

Ways to Treat Acne at Home and When to See a Dermatologist

Acne is caused by hormonal factors and environmental factors and can impact your physical, mental, and emotional health as well. Dr. Grande, MD, a dermatologist with over twenty years of experience, says “there are three major over-the-counter active ingredients used to treat acne: benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, and adapalene gel.”

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn19 Apr 2022
Autism Screening Cost without Insurance
Healthcare Cost

Autism Screening Cost without Insurance

Informal autism screenings can cost anywhere from $0 - $500, while formal diagnostic tests can cost up to $5,000 without insurance. Your out-of-pocket costs for autism screening can differ drastically depending on the method of screening, your insurance coverage, and the facility you are going to. Diagnostic tools tend to be more expensive than general screening checklists and questionnaires.

Sophie Wei
Sophie Wei19 Apr 2022
What Age Should I Get a Prostate Exam?
Wellness

What Age Should I Get a Prostate Exam?

Current American Cancer Society (ACS) guidelines suggest that men over the age of 50 should speak with their primary care physician about getting screened routinely for prostate cancer. This guideline may change depending on your risk for prostate cancer.

Sophie Wei
Sophie Wei7 Apr 2022
Signs of Stroke in Young Adults
Insights

Signs of Stroke in Young Adults

Although most people who have strokes are older than 60, up to 10 percent of all strokes occur in those under age 45. This includes infants, high school students, and young adults. No matter the age demographic, you can recognize the sign of a stroke with the universal acronym F.A.S.T.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson28 Apr 2022
Birth Control for Men
Sexual Health

Birth Control for Men

The two primary forms of contraception for men are condoms and vasectomies. Alternative forms of contraception are currently being researched, although they may not be widely available for some time. These options vary widely in their effectiveness at preventing pregnancies and cost.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn19 Apr 2022
Ultimate Guide to LGBTQ+ Friendly Healthcare
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Ultimate Guide to LGBTQ+ Friendly Healthcare

It is essential to find a provider who is educated on the specific needs of the LGBTQ+ community and with whom you feel safe and supported. There are a number of health issues that relate to the LGBTQ+ community, which many providers are not well-versed on.

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD4 Apr 2022
Healthy, Easy, and Inexpensive Flexitarian Meals to Make This Week
Wellness

Healthy, Easy, and Inexpensive Flexitarian Meals to Make This Week

Eating nutritious meals is an excellent step towards a healthy lifestyle, and cooking your food can benefit your financial well-being

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD2 Apr 2022
Top Rated Air Purifiers for 2022
Wellness

Top Rated Air Purifiers for 2022

We curated list of our top ranked air purifiers by Levoit, Conway, Dyson, LG, and Rabbit. These air purifiers range from small portable purifiers to get rid of the pollen from your office to high-tech purifiers to help with your pet allergies.

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn21 Apr 2022
How Do I Know if I Have IBS?
Insights

How Do I Know if I Have IBS?

Common mild symptoms of IBS include abdominal pain and cramping, diarrhea, constipation, gas, bloating, fatigue and difficulty sleeping. he exact cause of IBS is not yet known but it appears that symptoms result from an irritation in the way the gut, brain, and nervous system interact.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean19 Apr 2022
How Much Does Cancer Immunotherapy Cost?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does Cancer Immunotherapy Cost?

Cancer immunotherapy is very expensive and can cost more than $100,000 per patient. There are 32 treatments approved for Melanoma, Breast Cancer, Brain tumors, Lymphoma, Prostate Cancer, and Leukemia. The costs of each type can vary drastically.

Sophie Wei
Sophie Wei30 Mar 2022
How Much Does a Teeth Cleaning Cost?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does a Teeth Cleaning Cost?

Most health insurance plans cover 100 percent of the cost of routine teeth cleanings. Without insurance, the cost typically ranges from $100 to $200 depending on the type of cleaning, your geographical location and age

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson29 Mar 2022
Mira 10x Revenue and Quadrupled Team, Celebrating Its Third Year in Operations
Press Release

Mira 10x Revenue and Quadrupled Team, Celebrating Its Third Year in Operations

Mira celebrates its third anniversary with significant milestones and achievements. With one of the most expansive network providers, spanning 45 states plus the District of Columbia, Mira is one of the only startups that provides a network of in-person, virtual care, diagnostics, and pharmacy.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA29 Mar 2022