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Entry: Moringa Tea for Dehydration and Acid Reflux

I’ve had chronic dehydration or dry mouth for as long as I've had SIBO. I always feel thirsty. The cause is a mystery. I’ve been tested for diabetes multiple times (negative). I was never diagnosed with dry mouth. After recently getting food poisoning, I started having acid reflux too.  ...
  February 26, 2020 Helpful: 2 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: None User: rilian Keywords: Acid Refux, Dehydration, Dry Mouth, SIBO, IBS

Blog: Prescription Discount Services/Cards — What They Offer and a Demo of a Few Free Services

Prescription drug prices aren't regulated in the United States. For this reason, prices can differ from pharmacy to pharmacy. Prescription discount services help you get lower prices on your prescriptions by negotiating special pricing with participating pharmacies. Prescription Discount Cards The easiest way to get discounts on your medications is to use a prescription discount card. Most services offer discount cards for free. They are savin...
  March 24, 2021 Helpful: 1 Unhelpful: 0 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Prescription, Discounts, USA

Blog: USA: Getting Health Insurance and Alternatives if You Don't Have It

The primary sources of health insurance in the United States are:   Employer   Many employers in the U.S. offer health insurance to their employees. Most employers pay a percentage of employee premiums (usually between 15% - 80%) and negotiate better premium rates by buying in bulk. About half of Americans get health insurance through their employers. It's usually the most affordable option. Affordable Care Act (ACA) / Obamacar...
  March 6, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Health Insurance, Healthcare, USA

Blog: The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) — What Is It and How to Apply

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, was signed into law in 2010. It was created to provide affordable, quality healthcare to millions in the United States who don't get insurance through an employer or the government. HealthCare.gov HealthCare.gov is the federal government's health insurance marketplace under the Affordable Care Act. It serves states that don't have their own health insurance marketplace (find your state's ...
  March 15, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Affordable Care Act, ACA, Obamacare, Health Insurance, USA

Blog: Getting Health Insurance Outside the Affordable Care Act

Private plans are available outside the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace. You can purchase them directly from an insurance company, from a broker or agent, or from a private marketplace (not run by the government). This is known as buying "off-exchange" or "off-marketplace". Major Medical Plans ✅ All major medical plans, on-marketplace or off-marketplace, are ACA-compliant. They must include the 10 essential health benefits, and people w...
  March 15, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Health Insurance, Off-Marketplace, Off-Exchange, USA

Resource: Say this to your doctor if they are in a hurry or rushed

Advice from Dr. Suneel Dhand.
  July 29, 2021 Helpful: 1 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: None User: mod-chronic Keywords: Doctor, Appointments

Resource: MedlinePlus: Living with a chronic illness — reaching out to others

Some helpful suggestions on living with a chronic illness. MedlinePlus is a service of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) which is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
  December 16, 2019 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: None User: mod-chronic Keywords: Chronic, Illness, Disease

Resource: Daivergent

Daivergent offers the autism spectrum and developmental disability community work readiness training for professional jobs. It offers paid work experience, video-based professional development courses, and socialization opportunities with peers on the autism spectrum. Daivergent's platform integrate...
  October 30, 2019 Helpful: 1 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: 0/5 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Autism, Developmental Disability, Jobs, Training

Resource: Consumer Reports: How to Find a Good Doctor

This article provides a list of things to consider when choosing a doctor. It also includes a list of websites for finding information about doctors (and hospitals), from certification to reviews.
  March 16, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: None User: mod-chronic Keywords: Find a Doctor

Resource: Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is a not-for-profit organization that provides information on asthma and allergy triggers, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and prevention. It also advocates public policies that will benefit people with asthma and allergies.
  October 18, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: None User: mod-chronic Keywords: Asthma, Allergy