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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.

What to Know About Novavax and Covid-19
Public Health

What to Know About Novavax and Covid-19

Novavax is a Maryland-based biotechnology company that investigates and counters serious infectious diseases through vaccine creation and development. Novavax developed one authorized COVID-19 vaccine with a 90% effectiveness for those who are 18 years and older.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson23 Aug 2022
How Much does Lyrica Cost Without Insurance in 2022? 
Prescriptions

How Much does Lyrica Cost Without Insurance in 2022? 

Without insurance, the brand name Lyrica costs between $266.38 and $1,112.72, depending on the dosage and form of Lyrica you take. Other factors to be considered in the total cost of Lyrica include where you get your prescriptions filled and if you are taking the brand-name (Lyrica) or generic (pregabalin) prescription drug.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean23 Aug 2022
How Do I Treat Athlete’s Foot at Home?
Tips

How Do I Treat Athlete’s Foot at Home?

The best over-the-counter medications are topical treatmenets like clotrimazole, butenafine, terbinafine, miconazole and Ketoconazole.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean23 Aug 2022
How Much Does Lexapro (Escitalopram) Cost Without Insurance in 2022?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does Lexapro (Escitalopram) Cost Without Insurance in 2022?

Without insurance, Lexapro costs about $489 and Escitalopram (the generic) can cost anywhere from $15 to $120 for 30 10mg tablets.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj23 Aug 2022
How Much Does it Cost to Treat Ringworm?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does it Cost to Treat Ringworm?

Antifungal medications for ringworm can usually be found over-the-counter and range from about $10-$30 per product, depending on dose, formulation, and quantity. Some people also suggest coconut oil, tea tree oil, and apple cider vinegar. A general rule of thumb to follow is to always check with your primary care provider before attempting any new treatments, even if it is a non-pharmacologic treatment.

Sophie Wei
Sophie Wei6 Jul 2022
How Much Does It Cost To Test For ADHD In Adults Without Insurance?
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does It Cost To Test For ADHD In Adults Without Insurance?

The cost of getting tested for ADHD in adults can range from $195 to $500 without insurance. The average out-of-pocket cost for ADHD testing in adults is $328 for one consultation visit, including a comprehensive evaluation done by a licensed practitioner.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj23 Aug 2022
How Much Is Individual Health Insurance in 2022? 
Health Insurance

How Much Is Individual Health Insurance in 2022? 

Individual health insurance ranges from $221 to $839 per month, depending on multiple factors. Your insurance plan varies by metal tier and plan type.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean23 Aug 2022
How Much Does it Cost to Treat an Ear Infection without Insurance
Healthcare Cost

How Much Does it Cost to Treat an Ear Infection without Insurance

Antibiotics prescribed for a bacterial ear infection typically cost between $20 and $110 for a week’s worth of treatment if paying without insurance. If you have severe or recurring ear infections, your doctor may recommend surgery. The placement of ear tubes within the eardrum can assist in the prevention of fluid buildup. This surgery usually costs between $2,400 and $7,000.

Kendra Bean
Kendra Bean23 Aug 2022
Can I Treat Pink Eye At Home?
Healthcare Cost

Can I Treat Pink Eye At Home?

Pink eye can be treated with over-the-counter medications or prescription medication from a doctor. Without insurance, the cost to treat pink eye can range from under $10 to almost $200. There are three types of conjunctivitis (viral, bacterial, and allergic) that affect what kind of care you may need.  

Erica Kahn
Erica Kahn23 Aug 2022
Where Can I Go for a Skin Check?
Wellness

Where Can I Go for a Skin Check?

You can go to a dermatologist to get a skin screening and check. A skin screening costs between $105 to $150, depending on whether a biopsy is required.

Dvora Kluwgant, MD
Dvora Kluwgant, MD27 Jun 2022
Tips for Picking the Best Sunscreen
Wellness

Tips for Picking the Best Sunscreen

There are two types of sunscreen, physical and chemical. Sunscreen is crucial to maintaining healthy skin and improving its overall appearance. Adding sunscreen to your daily skincare routine reduces broad sun exposure and damage, especially on sensitive skin, and renders numerous health and beauty benefits.

Alexandra Thompson
Alexandra Thompson23 Aug 2022
Where Can I Go for a Toothache?
Urgent Care

Where Can I Go for a Toothache?

Besides the dentist, you may consider going to urgent care or the emergency room for tooth pain. It is also essential to keep in mind that it might not be helpful to visit your primary care doctor. There may be times when the severity of your pain might need you to seek emergency or urgent care. If you are experiencing other symptoms such as a fever, swelling in your face, or trouble breathing or swallowing, along with your toothache, you must go to your nearest emergency room or urgent care facility.

Girisha Bharadwaj
Girisha Bharadwaj23 Aug 2022