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Does cardiology office do LDL receptor gene mutation screening? If not, where can it be done? Does insurance cover cost? What's the cost if self pay?
Possibly: Certainly, a cardiologist's office can help facilitate testing. Coverage for testing is variable and you would need to consult your insurer. ...Read more
No: True insurance is to help cover the costs of things that are unexpected or expensive. Healthtap is free to the entire world. It has premium services that very low in cost, so nobody on healthtap needs to think about insurance coverage for healthtap questions. Everyone in america must have health insurance, but that is for doctor visits, lab tests, x-rays, drugs, hospitals, E.R.'s, etc... ...Read more
Question?: When is a tubal reversal an emergency? I am unclear, good wishes. ...Read more
Usually not: Insurance is not involved in HealthTap PRIME, although commercial insurance policies may improve to cover simple online consultations in the future, as more and more doctors use new technology to care for patients. It's possible that a person's Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account will reimburse for online consultations costs, but each person would have to check with her own plan. ...Read more
It should : Check with your insurer. Coverage varies depending on a number of factors including your age. ...Read more
Does insurance usually cover prosthetics? Does insurance usually cover the cost of prosthetics, or will I have to pay for it out-of-pocket?
Must have insurance: E.R. Care and hospital care is so expensive in the U.S. That only the wealthy can afford it without insurance. Many people go bankrupt or nearly bankrupt if they have a significant illness with a prolonged (>2 weeks) hospital stay, because the hundreds of thousands of dollars is paid by themselves. When the money runs out, patients can get medicaid-type (medical in california) health "insurance". ...Read more
I need a few teeth pulled but I don't have insurance to cover the cost. Is there a safe way to pull them out at home?
No: There are clinics providing care on a sliding scale in each community. The local dental association should have a list of such clinics. Dental Schools also provide care at a lower cost to the community. ...Read more
Which online Canadian supplier is best to order drugs from? Insurance will not cover cost of Benzaclin. Dermatologist will not write RX either. Help.
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Suggest you consult Better Business Bureau? Canada ...Read more
Does insurance ever cover chin augmentation? My chin and lower jaw are so recessed, it causes chewing and dental problems. Is it possible that insurance would cover the cost of chin augmentation?
I do not have insurance that covers the cost for a sleep study, for my insomnia. What are other options I can consider that might help?
At age 44, insomnia can be due to anxiety, depression, alcohol use, side effect of medications, or medical condition.
Stresses of relationships, marriage, unresolved conflicts, children leaving home, change in physical health can cause anxiety, depression and insomnia.
Please see a psychiatrist for diagnosis and treatment of insomnia.
Breathing relaxation, visual imagery, and meditation are useful. ...Read more
Are there clinical studies supporting neuromuscular dentistry for TMJ? Insurance will not cover the cost which can be several grand.
Tons of Research: There are too many scientific articles & case studies about neuromuscular dentistry to count. It works. However, as with ANY treatment philosophy & approach, it has to be done correctly, by the right dentist, on the right patient. If that's not correct, then the results won't be there either. As always, the correct diagnosis and treatment must go hand in hand. But, other approaches can work, too. ...Read more
Vision insurance.: Most vision insurance is separate from health insurance policies. This covers glasses, eye exams, etc. You will need to call your vision carrier — they have their own certain ways for you to get reimbursed for your glasses purchase. And usually the only cover part of the glasses' full cost. Good luck. ...Read more
You decide...: First, I would like to applaud your coping ability over those 54 years in holding and directing urine flow; sure, you become master to live through reality. Now, is it necessary to fix it? At 54, it is more optional than essential. To finalize decision, you have to balance between medical necessity & professional possibility. So, seek doc or contact www.HealthTap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login. ...Read more
No: From my understanding it is not.Get a more detailed answer ›
I've been prescibed latuda and I can't afford it my insurance doesn't cover it. will lithium work as good as latuda?
Just wondering my insurance does not cover ED medications are there any ways to get discounts or anything I'm on medicaid??
Multiple sources: Depending on where you live most Targets, Meijer, Walmart, Wallgreen, CVS, Kroger, and some local pharmacist have low rates for some medications if uninsured/not covered. Some medications have coupons/discounts you can print from web sites. ...Read more
How do I get good health insurance for my 10 year old brother. Can somone help me with covered ca? People there have not been helpful
I need insurance urgently I make 300 per week medicaid denied to me does anybody know any other insurance help me to cover my expenses?
Charity: Ask for charity care at the hospital close to you. ...Read more
I seem to have symptoms of addison's disease, and my husband wants me tested. How painful is it, and is it covered by his tricare prime insurance?
Blood test: Talk to your primary care about this and see if he/she agrees that you should be tested for addison's disease. The workup for this involved blood testing and possible a test called acth stim test. The pain involved in all of this is just pain from the needle poke for blood tests. Insurance coverage varies but again similar to other blood tests. ...Read more
I have never had male physical exam, should I get one at my age of 20 or not worry about it? And does insurance cover it if I get one just to do it?
Physical? good idea: A physical is a good idea at any age. At 20, it will be directed by your family history (diseases at earlier ages than normal), and behaviors that may affect your health (smoking and sexual behavior.) Blood work, and other tests will be determined by these factors. In regard to coverage, more and more companies are seeing the value of these exams, but it would be wise to check with them. ...Read more
Insurance won't cover generic testing for factor V liden, is there anything else or there that I could use that's affordable for out-of-pocket costs?
Does insurance ever cover labiaplasty? I'm really interested in a labiaplasty, but I can't afford it. Are there any circumstances where the procedure is covered by insurance?
Depends...: All insurance policies are not created the same and they all have different levels of coverage for different services... you should be able to tell if they cover an IUD by checking into your specific policy (or asking the physicians office — they should be able to get approval prior to the service so you know what your out-of-pocket expense would be) ...Read more
It varies: Depending upon how many teeth you want to treat, or how involved your case is, the cost can vary widely. It also depends on where you live. For example, a veneer for a single tooth can vary from $1500-$3, 000 and that depends on where your dentist practices, as well as how much experience they have already. You'll pay more for more experience. ...Read more
Is there anything I can try to help me ovulate since my insurance doesn't cover fertility medication?
Biofeedback: Try these alternative methods like good Relaxation, meditation and going to very quiet and calm place have a nice relationship with friends and your family and exercise u should grt it in 3 to 6 months above all be self-confident ...Read more