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Tax Expert Tips for Family Caregivers

Caregivers should develop a method of tracking out of pocket expenses for loved ones. One reason is that, for some, they could be taken off of their taxes.

By Carol Bradley Bursack

Discussing the Rise in Child IBD

Symptoms such as picky eating and abdominal pain may signal early IBD, but often go overlooked in children.

By Jennifer Mitchell Rackley

What Is Umbilical Cord Blood Banking?

Curious about whether you should donate or store your cord blood? Here’s what you need to know to make a decision.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

What Seniors Should Look For in a Personal Trainer

Organized, routine exercise is important for a healthy senior. Here is how to find the right person to get you there.

By Christophe Adrien

Alzheimer’s Care in Peru: Better? Part 2

Alzheimer’s Care as Delivered in Peru vs. the U.S.

By Carol Bradley Bursack

Alzheimer’s Care in Peru: Better? Part 1

Alzheimer’s Care as Delivered in Peru vs. the U.S.

By Carol Bradley Bursack

Will Medicare Pay for That?

Medicare pays many kinds of medical bills, but it doesn’t cover everything. This quiz could help you avoid some costly surprises.

By Greg Daugherty

IBD: How to Avoid Being Hospitalized

Limiting the number of hospital stays can drastically improve a patient’s life with IBD.

By Jennifer Mitchell Rackley

Cash for Obesity Care: Better Results?

Does paying cash versus insurance get you better care outcomes for obesity treatments? This study ran the numbers.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

A Healthy Gut Need Not Be Expensive

Learn ways to keep costs low when caring for your gastrointestinal (GI) tract.

By Constance Pietrzak, M.D.