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How Much Does a Gastroenterologist Visit Cost Without Health Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Does a Gastroenterologist Visit Cost Without Health Insurance in 2021?

On average, a visit to your GI will cost $381 if paying without insurance, but prices will be higher if you require any treatments or procedures.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik15 Oct 2021
How Much Does a Broken Bone Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Does a Broken Bone Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

The cost of treating a broken bone can quickly add up, with the price ranging from a few hundred dollars to over $10,000 in some cases.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan13 Oct 2021
How Much Does an Eye Exam Cost Without Insurance in 2022?
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How Much Does an Eye Exam Cost Without Insurance in 2022?

The cost of an eye exam can range between $50 to $250. The average cost is about $95. An eye exam’s price depends on whether you are a new or returning patient, your location, and whether you go to a retail vision provider or local private optometrist.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks13 Apr 2022
What Is the Normal Range for Lab Test Results?
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What Is the Normal Range for Lab Test Results?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has set general guidelines for upper and lower limits for each type of lab test. Make sure to always discuss your results with a health care provider, as what constitutes a normal range varies slightly from person to person. Contact us to learn more about how much you can save on labs

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan29 Mar 2022
10 Most Common Health Conditions in the U.S.
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10 Most Common Health Conditions in the U.S.

The 10 most common health conditions in the United States are heart disease, cancer, chronic lower respiratory diseases, obesity, Alzheimer’s, diabetes, substance abuse disorders, the flu, kidney disease, and mental health conditions.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan7 Oct 2021
8 Ways to Prevent Kidney Stones
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8 Ways to Prevent Kidney Stones

Staying hydrated, reducing sodium and calcium intake, and a few other lifestyle changes can reduce the likelihood of developing kidney stones. Read more.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks6 Oct 2021
How Much Does LASIK Eye Surgery Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
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How Much Does LASIK Eye Surgery Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

The average cost of LASIK eye surgery without insurance in 2021 is $2,385 per eye or $4,770 for both eyes. Other factors can increase the cost of the surgery also, like the technology used or the patient’s vision quality.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini2 Oct 2021
How Much Water Should You Drink per Day?
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How Much Water Should You Drink per Day?

On average, women need 11.5 cups (2.7 liters) of water each day, and men need 15.5  cups (3.7  liters) each day.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik8 Oct 2021
Can the COVID-19 Vaccine Affect Your Period?
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Can the COVID-19 Vaccine Affect Your Period?

There is no evidence that the currently approved COVID-19 vaccines affect your period. Your menstrual cycle can change due to stress, diet, shifts in your sleep schedule, and sickness. Therefore, it is highly recommended that you get vaccinated against COVID-19 to protect yourself and others from severe illness.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan30 Sep 2021
The Best Melatonin for Sleep in 2022
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The Best Melatonin for Sleep in 2022

We found that the best overall melatonin supplement for sleep is Nature Made Melatonin.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini21 Apr 2022
Which Flu Vaccine Should I Get?
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Which Flu Vaccine Should I Get?

Both the high-dose and standard flu vaccines are designed to protect against four different flu viruses. Individuals between 6 months old and 64 should typically get the standard quadrivalent flu vaccine, while the Fluzone High-Dose Quadrivalent vaccine is licensed and recommended for anyone over the age of 65. The high-dose vaccine contains four times the antigen as the standard dose to elicit a stronger immune response.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan6 Dec 2021
How Do You Know If You Have RSV or a Cold? Symptoms in Children & Adults
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How Do You Know If You Have RSV or a Cold? Symptoms in Children & Adults

Deciphering whether you have a respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) or common cold can be difficult because the symptoms present within both are very similar. Although the surest way to know whether you have RSV or a cold is to visit a medical professional, other signs that may indicate RSV over a cold include difficulty breathing, unusual behaviors, and wheezing.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik22 Sep 2021