Big Pharma Getting a Taste of Their Own Medicine

Pharma Getting a Taste of Their Own Medicine
(FinancialHealth.net) - The cost of prescription drugs in the US has long been a problem for average Americans. Often, people are unable to purchase life-saving medications because of exorbitant costs. Fortunately, lawmakers across the country are working to stop Big Pharma from bleeding Americans dry. The beginning of 2020 brought price hikes to hundreds of brand name drugs. The price...

Congress Turns Its Attention to Marijuana This Week

Congress Turns Its Attention to Marijuana This Week
(FinancialHealth.net) - This week, the House Energy and Commerce’s Health Subcommittee is turning its attention to cannabis. A hearing, entitled "Cannabis Policies for the New Decade" will be held Wednesday to look at marijuana descheduling. Currently, marijuana for medicinal purposes is legal in 33 states and it’s okay to use it recreationally in 14 states. The federal government's failure to...

How Do You Keep Your Loved One Safe in a Nursing Home?

(FinancialHealth.net) Safety and Security Are the Most Important Factors in Choosing the Right Care Solution Caring for an aging parent, especially one in poor health, can be a full-time job. Senior care requires more time and attention than many have to spare. For this reason, it’s common to turn to nursing homes for support during this particularly challenging season of life. Nursing...

Why Use A Senior Living Referral Agent?

Why You Need a Senior Living Referral Agent
(FinancialHealth.net) Ease the Transition to Assisted Living Making the switch from an independent home to a senior community or assisted living facility can be a challenging experience for everyone involved. There’s often a lot of uncertainty about where to start looking for the right complex that'll meet the needs of the patient. This is where a senior living referral agent comes...

Seniors at High Risk for Falls: What You Can Do to Help Your Loved Ones

Help Prevent Falls
(FinancialHealth.net) Help Eliminate Falls Once and for All A worry for many adult children and caregivers is their senior loved one taking a tumble. Eliminating injury risks, especially those pertaining to falls, should be the main goal so everyone can have peace of mind. Prevention is key and there are ways to help a loved one live an independent lifestyle and...

Slow Down Aging With This Exercise

Slow Down Aging With This Exercise
(FinancialHealth.net) Want to Slow Down Aging? Try Running Growing older is a natural process and we can all expect our bodies to change over time. That being said, the lifestyle choices we make can speed up or slow down the aging process. With endless products making claims to their anti-aging powers, it’s hard to know what does and doesn’t work. Before turning...

Can CBD Boost Motivation and Make You More Effective?

Fear of Flying?
(FinancialHealth.net) - Staying motivated isn’t easy, especially in a world where most of us work 12-hour days. Burnout, stress, anxiety, and pain are all-too-real experiences for today’s busy American, and that has people looking for new solutions that don’t cause harm at the same time. Whereas some people would once turn to a nightly glass of wine to relax and...

Can You Eat Food That’s Both Budget and Health-conscious?

Can You Eat Both Budget-wise and Health-conscious?
(FinancialHealth.net) Smart Quiz: Can You Eat Food That's Both Budget and Health-conscious? Yes, You Can Not Realistic Only at Home Not While Traveling Answer: Yes, You Can The internet is always buzzing with the latest healthy recipes and new ways to use healthy foods. But right along with that information are the complaints about the expense of eating healthy. Sure, a Big Mac...

Caring For a Loved One With Dementia? Where To Turn For Help

As a Caregiver, You Need the Right Resources to Take Care of Yourself, Too. Traveling, vacationing, gardening and golf! These may be some of your favorite things to do now that you’re retired. However, they might take a backseat if your spouse's health issues are a concern. Facing a dementia diagnosis can leave you, as the spouse, wondering how to...

Causes of Depression in Seniors

Causes of Depression in Seniors
Know What to Look For So You Can Get Help Depression is more than just feeling down in the dumps from time to time. It’s a mood disorder than can completely disrupt daily living, creating feelings of despair and uncertainty. Isolation, financial woes and sometimes medication side effects can trigger depression. Many seniors face these feelings daily and may find...

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Pharma Getting a Taste of Their Own Medicine

Big Pharma Getting a Taste of Their Own Medicine

(FinancialHealth.net) - The cost of prescription drugs in the US has long been a problem for average Americans. Often, people are unable to purchase...