Medicare and Patients with Schizophrenia Could Save $150 Million on Part D Plans

Medicare and Patients with Schizophrenia Could Save $150 Million on Part D Plans
PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Using an “intelligent,” rather than random, method for assigning people with schizophrenia to Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage plans could save Medicare and patients a combined $ 150 million annually, a new University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health analysis discovered. The results are reported in ...

Water, tea and fish could help decrease chance of developing osteoporosis reports fresh water advocate

Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) February 26, 2015 Osteoporosis, or loss of bone density, is the most common bone disease, according to radio host and fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne. Believed to affect as many as half of women over 50,* the chances of developing osteoporosis can be decreased with a balanced diet containing adequate calcium, ...

New Stanford Study Could Lead To Blood Test That Predicts How Well A Patient Will Recover From Surgery

New Stanford Study Could Lead To Blood Test That Predicts How Well A Patient Will Recover From Surgery
Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Findings from a recent study out of Stanford University Medical School published in the September 24, 2014 issue of Science Translational Medicine have led researchers to believe that a cluster of immune cells may hold the key to predicting how well an individual patient may recover from surgery. ...