Prescription assistance programs, or PAPs, have been part of the healthcare system for many years, providing millions of qualifying patients with prescription medicines for low or no cost.
Bladder leakage is very common. In fact, 1 out of 4 women over 35 experiences reduced or no bladder control. Dr. Richard A. Conlen, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. joins us to discuss why this happens and offers tips and advice on managing our symptoms.
Bladder leakage is very common. In fact, 1 out of 4 women over 35 experiences reduced or no bladder control. Dr. Richard A. Conlen, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. joins us for some "girl talk" to discuss why this happens and offers tips and advice on managing unexpected bladder leaks. Also, thanks to the folks from TENA USA, we take an in-depth look at what kind of products can help you feel more secure and confident. With TENA incontinence products, you can relax knowing you've got triple protection from leaks, odor, and moisture.
Foot and ankle specialist Dr. Aksone Nouvong joins Access Health to help us understand how having both diabetes and peripheral artery disease (PAD) increases the potential for foot complications. People living with diabetes often have neuropathy, where you can't feel foot problems when they occur. When neuropathy occurs in people with PAD, ulcers can develop over foot deformities and may never heal.
Treatments for lung disease have remained relatively unchanged over the years, with methods to manage the symptoms being the only relief for patients.However, promising new research is being used to find ways to slow the progression of the disease. On today's show, we welcome Dr. James St. Louis from The Lung Health Institute to discuss how he believes using cellular therapy can help slow the progress of COPD. He discusses how specific cells work to target the lungs and calm inflammation, which can enhance quality of life for patients. We also sit down with Larry, a COPD patient who has seen a change in his symptoms since starting the cellular therapy treatments.
Approximately 28 million Americans have experienced a spike in their prescription medication costs. Founded in 1994, Medical Security Card Company created ScriptSave® WellRx to help consumers save hundreds of dollars on the price of their prescriptions.
Every year, millions of patients, families and caregivers are impacted by cancer in the United States. Some cancers are well-known, but others are quite rare. Polycythemia vera (PV) is part of a group of rare blood cancers called Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs).
Many people have chosen to live a ketogenic lifestyle based on the potential benefits and possibility of fat loss. Those on a ketogenic diet ficus on high levels of healthy fat, moderate protein, and very low carbs. As it can be challenging to eat a ketogenic diet, exogenous ketones - those ingested from nutritional supplements such as Pruvit – are used to support a ketogenic diet, keeping the body at peak performance and supporting stamina, endurance, and recovery.
Today's technology has the capability to do amazing things with and for the human body. On Access Health, we're exploring a few innovations that deal with sleep apnea, nutrition, and knee surgery.