Manual vs Electric Toothbrush

February 2nd, 2015

Certain types of electric toothbrushes may be better at fighting plaque and gum diseasefighting plaque and gum disease than manual toothbrushes, say British researchers.
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Aetna HIV Lawsuit

December 23rd, 2014

Aetna being sued: HIV-positive members are suing Aetna to stop it from instituting a new policy that members say threatens their health and privacy, according to a class action lawsuit filed in California federal court.

60 Minutes on Mental Health Coverage

December 15th, 2014

60 Minutes exposes why health insurance companies deny mental health in order to save money. HealthCare Advocates fights these denials for patients and their families!

Law Firms to to HealthCare Advocates

November 21st, 2014

Law firms look to HealthCare Advocates to succeed in litigation. From a lawyer “The Judge decided that Medicare must pay for the prescription, even though it is not on the formulary. Many thanks for your assistance.”

Hospitals to Merge

October 29th, 2014

Thomas Jefferson University and Abington Health have approved the signing of a Letter of Intent that creates a framework for merging the two organizations under a new parent entity.

HealthCare Advocates Interviewed

September 24th, 2014

HealthCare Advocatesis back in the news:

How to lower an unexpected hospital bill

Billing Error

September 11th, 2014

HealthCare Advocates helps a man reduce his bill from $37,000 to $3,000. There was $25,000 error.

Physician Shortage

July 3rd, 2014

America has an aging population increasing the need for physicians. AAMC estimates a shortage of 91,500 physicians by 2020.


June 27th, 2014

HealthCare Advocates just won another IVIG case for PANS / PANDAS. The insurance company had denied coverage but we proved the IVIG was medically necessary.

Veterans and Non-VA care

June 6th, 2014

Veterans finding it difficult to get an appointment at the VA may obtain care from a private physician.