IG Living Blog

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

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 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]
Posted on 17. January 2019

Is My Food Safe?

Abbie Cornett, IG Living’s patient advocate, explains how the government shutdown may affect food safety. [More]
Posted on 20. December 2018

7 Holiday Gift Ideas to Show the Caregiver in Your Life Some Love

Caregiving is a job that doesn't offer much time for rest and relaxation. Caregivers give of themselves to others and often put the needs of others first at the expense of their own health and well-being. [More]
Posted on 6. December 2018

Finding “My People”

Patient and writer Jessica Schexnayder tell us how welcomed and supported she felt at the 2018 biannual CIPD/GBS conference in San Diego Calif. [More]
Posted on 15. November 2018

Assessing Your Loved One’s Long-Term Care Needs and the Potential Costs

Learn how to assess your loved one’s long-term care needs and the potential costs. [More]