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Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers power-operated vehicles (scooters) and manual wheelchairs as durable medical equipment (DME) that your doctor prescribes for use in your home. You must have a face-to-face examination and a written prescription from a doctor or other treating provider before Medicare helps pay for a power wheelchair. Power wheelchairs are covered..
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2:51 The Drive Medical Cobra GT4 4 wheel mobility scooter is one of the industries best heavy duty mobility scooters. The Cobra GT4 mobility scooter is a powerful machine that can take you up to 35 miles per charge. If you are in search of a high quality heavy duty mobility scooter such as the..
“Technology is sort of realigning a whole host of…industries,” Geoffrey Chaiken, Blink Health CEO told CNBC’s “On the Money” recently. He mentioned Uber and Groupon as disruptor examples. “It just hadn’t happened yet in the pharmaceutical space.” Chaiken and his brother Matthew co-founded and launched Blink Health in February. It’s a technology company with a..
Peribronchial thickening, also known as peribronchial cuffing, is a term used to describe a hazy radiologic appearance that results from excess fluid or mucus build-up, according to Radiopaedia.org. This build-up happens in the lung’s small airway passages and results in patches of collapsed lung. Periobronchial cuffing is visible around the bronchus or large bronchiole and..
Coronary artery calcification (CAC) is highly prevalent in patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) and is associated with major adverse cardiovascular events. There are two recognized type of CAC—intimal and medial calcification, and each of them have specific risk factors. Several theories about the mechanism of vascular calcification have been put forward, and we currently..
Esophageal dysmotility refers to contractions in the esophagus that are absent, irregular or unsynchronized, according to Johns Hopkins Medicine. These contractions move food toward to the stomach. Esophageal dysmotility can be caused by nerve diseases, surgery, narrowing of the esophagus and muscle problems.
A hiatal hernia is an abnormality where a part of the stomach slides up into the chest cavity, past the diaphragm. It is usually caused by a weakness of the diaphragm muscle. You may not have any symptoms with your hiatal hernia. However, sometimes, hiatal hernias may cause acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), which..
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Addison Respite Care Home (ARCH) is a non-profit which, since 2011, has established end-of-life care rooms within the Helen Porter complex and Porter Medical Center. Our mission is to provide home like end-of-life care for those individuals who are unable to complete their lives at home. Introductory video provided.
9:40 Rock Steady Boxing – Slows or reverses effects of Parkinson’s Disease. Nearly one million Americans are affected by Parkinson’s disease, for which there is no cure. But there is a new program using professional boxing techniques to counterpunch the neurological disorder. Correspondent Lesley Stahl and her husband, Aaron Latham, who has Parkinson’s, visit the..
Many suggestions, and helpful information from those who have successfully treated the condition. Toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, is a very common problem. Symptoms include inflammation, swelling, yellowing, thickening or crumbling of the nail. It is usually not painful, unless the infection spreads. The fungus tends to thrive under certain conditions, such as abnormal..
Home Healthcare Products & Medical Equipment Supply Store It seems like every online business out there makes it a point to tell you how great its service is. Here at Cascade Healthcare Solutions, same-day order processing and fast shipping from more than 40 warehouses throughout the country, most orders are received in no more than..
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As you may know, we are engaged in a very important community discussion about the vision for Porter Medical Center in the years to come. Two key options being considered are affiliation or partnership with another, larger hospital and remaining independent. As with any big decision, there are pros and cons to both approaches. This..
With meticulous and startling detail, The Living Body examines the miracle of the human species from birth to death. The journey of a human life – the inner processes that bind us all – has rarely been rendered with such stunning clarity and insight. An Emmy-winning feature length documentary produced by Naked Science, The Living..
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Causes By Mayo Clinic Staff Your headache symptoms can help your doctor determine the cause and the appropriate treatment. Most headaches aren’t the result of a serious illness, but some may result from a life-threatening condition requiring emergency care. Headaches are generally classified by cause: Primary headaches A primary headache is caused by problems with..
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