IG Living Blog

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

Posted on 16. May 2019

Fun in the Sun

Summer time means warm days in the sun, backyard barbeques, swimming and getting together with friends and family. While this sounds great, it is important to remember that people with chronic conditions need to do more than put on sunscreen and drink water to protect themselves during sun-filled days. [More]
Posted on 2. May 2019

What You Need to Know About Measles

In 2000, measles was officially declared eradicated in the United States, meaning there was an absence of continuous transmission of the disease for more than 12 months. Flash forward to today, when more than 700 cases of measles have been confirmed and more than a thousand people have been quarantined. [More]
Posted on 18. April 2019

Your Medicare Rights and Protections

Greg Dill, a Medicare regional administrator, explains how Medicare’s Ombudsman can assist people with resolving issues surrounding their coverage. [More]
Posted on 4. April 2019

Preventive Healthcare Can Help You Stay Healthy

You may have heard something lately about "preventive healthcare." What does that mean? At its most basic, preventive healthcare means living a healthy lifestyle. Eat a balanced diet. Exercise regularly. Maintain a healthy weight. And stop smoking. [More]
Posted on 21. March 2019

Free App Shows What Medicare Covers

Medicare Regional Administrator Greg Dill explains how people can find out their coverage choices and out-of-pocket expenses through their mobile devices on a new app called the What’s Covered app. [More]
Posted on 7. March 2019

How to Equip Your Home for Aging in Place

One of the hardest lessons of aging is discovering that even if your home is where you lived for many years, the changes you're experiencing could make it an unsafe place. Thankfully, there are alterations you can make to help you age in place comfortably. Here's how to bolster your independence and safety as you grow older. [More]
Posted on 21. February 2019

What’s In the Glass?

William Hindin, a primary immunodeficiency patient, explains how patients can put their illness into perspective. [More]
Posted on 7. February 2019

Keep Your Medicare Costs Down

Greg Dill, a Medicare regional administrator, explains how patients can save money by using healthcare providers that participate in Medicare. [More]