IG Living Blog

Dedicated to bringing comprehensive healthcare information, immune globulin information, community lifestyle and reimbursement news.

Posted on 2. March 2017

How Not to Feel Like a Victim When Managing Chronic Illness

Christine Wolf discusses the three phases of chronic illness and the ways in which patients can accept their illness and care for themselves. [More]
Posted on 16. February 2017

The Pre-Approval Blues

Patient advocate Abbie Cornett provides some useful tips for patients with chronic illness when facing insurance hurdles at the start of each year. [More]
Posted on 2. February 2017

Tips for Reducing Chronic Pain

Dr. Tom Macek, an anesthesiologist and partner at American Pain Experts, provides advice for patients suffering from chronic pain such as bad backs, migraines, arthritis and other pain-inducing ailments [More]
Posted on 19. January 2017

Don’t Get Stuck with Medicare Late Fees

Learn why Medicare late penalties exist and how to avoid them. [More]
Posted on 5. January 2017

How Much Will My Medicare Cost in 2017?

In her blog, How Much Will My Medicare Cost in 2017, Cate Kortzeborn explains how Medicare premiums, deductibles and co-pays are determined. [More]
Posted on 15. December 2016

Today Is That Dreaded Day!

A poem by E Joy Hiten-Kiser speaks to her mixed emotions about receiving her immune globulin infusion. [More]
Posted on 30. November 2016

Avoiding the Impacts of Flu and Cold Season on Autoimmune-Related Ailments

Flu and cold season is upon us, and while even the healthiest of individuals can be hit hard with the symptoms of the influenza virus and bacterial infections, those with autoimmune diseases are at even greater risk. [More]
Posted on 27. October 2016

Through the Eyes of a Child

Through the Eyes of a Child is about a mother with a chronic illness learning to say no without feeling guilty. [More]