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Posted on 4. January 2018

Is Autoimmune Disease a Disability?

Holy Bertone explains how an autoimmune disease is recognized as a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act and what protection a patient has under the law. [More]
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Posted on 21. December 2017

How to Best Enjoy the Holidays Despite Chronic Illness

Joanna Tierno explains how patients with chronic illness can reduce stress and stay healthy during the Christmas holidays. [More]
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Posted on 7. December 2017

SSDI vs. SSI

IG Living’s Patient Advocate Abbie Cornett explains the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Social Security Income (SSI) for patients with chronic illness. [More]
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Posted on 16. November 2017

Participating in Clinical Research

Abbie Cornett, IG Living’s patient advocate, discusses what things patients should consider before deciding to participate in a clinical trial. [More]
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Posted on 2. November 2017

The Doctor-Delayed Diagnosis

Patient advocate Abbie Cornett explains why it can take years to diagnose a rare disease and discusses the hurdles patients face while they wait. [More]
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Posted on 19. October 2017

Medicare Open Enrollment Season Is Here

Individuals covered by Medicare can shop for new health and prescription drug plans that may save them money during Medicare’s annual open enrollment season. [More]
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Posted on 5. October 2017

The Psychological Implications of "Everything, Everything"

Jodi Taub discusses the damaging implications of the movie "Everything, Everything," the portrayal of a girl who supposedly has been diagnosed with severe combined immunodeficiency. [More]
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Posted on 21. September 2017

Two Ways to Get Your Medicare Benefits

Greg Dill, in his blog Two Ways to Get Your Medicare Benefits, explains to the reader the differences between Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage. [More]
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