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The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) has recently released a study that shows that the ACA market might be stabilizing. The study compares previous marketplace years to the 2017 1st quarter numbers. In this article, I would like to look at the report from the KFF and break down its findings. Loss Ratio Decline […]

The Kaiser Foundation Claims the ACA Market May Be Stabilizing


Caffeine – you know that stuff that makes people jump off walls, wake up, and be alert? Found in coffee, tea, soda, and many other popular beverages, caffeine is widely consumed. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), about 90 percent of the world’s population ingests some form of […]

The Negative and Positive Side Effects of Caffeine


Currently, the Senate works on applying changes to the Better Care Reconciliation Act. The bill has many areas in need of improvement due to contention with former laws passed by the ACA. Among some of the areas causing friction are the gradual elimination of ACA’s Medicaid expansion; the size and […]

The Better Care Reconciliation Act Awaits Further Changes Until the ...



There’s no denying that healthcare costs are high and continually growing. The average an American citizen spends around $10,345 on healthcare. According to a government study, about 5% of the population accounts for nearly half the spending in a given year. For the most part, the sick and disabled make up […]

The Three Reasons Why Healthcare Costs Are So High


Following heart disease, cancer is the second leading cause of death in America. Simply put, cancer is when the body’s cells continually divide and spread into the surrounding tissue. Instead of dying and being replaced by new cells, cancerous cells survive, and the new cells form in excess; when the […]

The Most Common Signs of Various Cancers


Whether you call them coffin nails, cancer sticks, or square, the fact is cigarettes have negative effects on your body. Most smokers start when they are young and evidence shows that peer influence plays a factor in determining who smokes and who doesn’t. Not only does smoking repel people because […]

The 3 Reasons Why People Should Quit Smoking



One of the best ways to make health insurance affordable nowadays is with a supplemental plan, paired with a bronze qualified health plan. Rates for health insurance are steadily increasing. Monthly premiums are skyrocketing, and deductibles are increasingly becoming unaffordable. However, with a bronze plan, the monthly premiums are less; […]

Supplemental Insurance: National General Product Overview


The Problem: Rising Health Insurance Rates With the June now upon us, it is officially the rate-setting season. It’s the time of year when health insurers tell state and federal regulators how much they plan to charge for premiums next year. However, as of now, the Trump administration has yet […]

How to Combat Rising Health Insurance Rates in 2017-2018


Aetna Leaving the Marketplace Health insurance giant Aetna said Wednesday that it will not be participating in any Obamacare exchanges in 2018. T.J. Crawford, Aetna spokesman, says that their products on the individual market “lost nearly $700 million between 2014 and 2016.” He projects the company to “lose more than $200 million in […]

Aetna and Humana Exiting the Obamacare Exchanges



Currently, talk about healthcare reform dominates the news. Questions and concerns arise as people speculate whether or not the current administration will repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Though the house has passed their version of the new healthcare bill – the American Health Care Act – the Senate must […]

Healthcare News Update: Obamacare Still In-Force