The number of opioid overdose deaths in the U.S. has doubled in recent years. If you or someone you know is at risk for an opioid overdose, here's what you need to know about the overdose-reversing drug naloxone.
No time for exercise? Take a new approach: Get the recommended daily dose in short bursts of activity throughout the day.
This delicious eggplant dip pairs perfectly with pita bread.
Our world is filled with devices that make sound. But when someone is exposed to harmful sounds, the inner ear can be damaged.
Experts are increasingly urging people to know their BMI, a figure that takes into account not just weight but also height to indicate body fat.
Cancer of the colon or rectum (colorectal cancer) usually develops slowly, over several years. Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in both men and women in the United States and the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS). Still, the death rate from colorectal cancer has been dropping for the last 15 years because of better detection and treatment. Take this simple assessment to learn about your risks for colorectal cancer.
Tension headaches are usually dull, aching, or throbbing headaches often associated with sensations of fullness, tightness, or pressure. The pain involves both sides of the head and neck. In this video, you'll find out more about symptoms, possible causes, and recommended treatments.
Detailed information on thoracentesis, including the reasons and preparation for the procedure, how the procedure is performed, after care, an anatomical illustration of the lungs and respiratory tract, and an illustration of a thoracentesis procedure.
Call toll-free at 1-800-978-9765 to speak with a plan representative, seven days a week, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. TTY users may call 711.
This information is not a complete description of benefits. Contact the plan for more information. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, premiums, and copayments or coinsurance may change on January 1 of each year. The formulary, pharmacy network, and provider network may change at any time. You will receive notice when necessary. You must continue to pay your Medicare Part B premium. Medicare evaluates plans based on a 5-star rating system. Peoples Health is rated 4 out of 5 stars for 2017. Star Ratings are calculated each year and may change from one year to the next. The “highest rated” designation is based on the Medicare star ratings for HMOs listed under “Medicare Health Plans in Louisiana” in the CMS publication “Medicare & You 2017.” There may be other plans with enrollment limitations (e.g., special needs plans or employer group plans) with equivalent ratings.
Peoples Health Network is the administrator for Peoples Health, Inc.
Peoples Health is a Medicare Advantage organization with a Medicare contract to offer HMO plans. Enrollment depends on annual Medicare contract renewal.
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