Diane Archer

The hidden costs of sleep apnea

You may have read about insurers charging their members higher copays for some drugs than their retail price. You also may have read about medical device companies collecting and selling...

Ready to quit smoking? Medicare will help you

It’s never too late to quit smoking and improve your health. If you smoke and are ready to try quitting, Medicare will cover smoking-cessation counseling sessions. Medicare covers up to four...

Genes have little to do with how long you live

If you’re thinking that you’re likely to live a long life because your mom and dad lived to a ripe old age, think again. Stat News reports on a study of more than 400 million people, revealing...

How to keep aging skin as healthy as possible

Your skin–the largest organ in your body–serves many critical purposes, so skin care is important. Skin care is particularly important as you age, because, inevitably, your skin will...