EpiPens are grabbing national headlines for their soaring prices.  The life-saving drug device treats anaphylaxis, a potentially fatal allergic reaction to certain foods, bee stings, medications, or latex. Amidst the rising calls for hearings and policy change, should be personal commitments to making informed decisions during the upcoming Open Enrollment Period.   Prescription Drugs and … Continued

The other day, I was in the car when I heard a commercial for a bariatric clinic offering lap-band surgery.  The commercial ended with these words: “…your PPO insurance should pay.”   This might lead someone to believe that their insurance would cover the entire procedure.  It.  Does.  Not. This is by no means the only … Continued