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Hey New York: Use Your FSA Dollars Or Lose Them!

October 16, 2017

  Your flexible spending account or FSA can be a valuable ally in your healthcare but if you don’t use it, you lose it. What’s a New Yorker to do? Well, even if you aren’t living in Manhattan, we all have the same issue when we we get close to the end of the year […]

VA Private Health Plan May Soon Run out of Money

October 14, 2017

Weeks after a veterans’ health initiative received $2.1 billion in emergency funding, the Trump administration says the private-sector Veterans Choice health care program may need additional money as early as December to avoid a disruption of care for hundreds of thousands of veterans. Veterans Choice currently allows veterans to receive outside care if they must […]

Affordable Dentists in New York City

October 9, 2017

  You have a toothache, a cavity, a chipped tooth or other dental ailment but you can’t afford to pay an arm and a leg for care. Who can these days? Rental costs are going up, food isn’t getting any cheaper and the new iPhone you’re hoping to buy is likely going to cost $1,000. […]

Affordable Mental Healthcare Specialists in NYC

October 8, 2017

Finding affordable mental health specialists in New York City can be a challenge. New York has some of the most expensive neighborhoods in the country – even lower priced areas like the the Bronx and Brooklyn can be less expensive than midtown but still be expensive compared to the rest of the country. Mental health […]

Online Scheduling Platform but No Pricing, What Gives? 

October 2, 2017

Searching for a therapist can take time, finding one you connect with can take even longer. Where do you begin? Will searching “anxiety therapist yelp” or “depression counselor ZocDoc” really get you to where you need to be? Of course, every medical search engine has its pros and cons, but it is important to do […]

8 Important Reasons to Skip Insurance When You See a Doctor

October 2, 2017

    According to Consumer Reports, the number one reason doctors say they can’t provide optimal care is because of insurance paperwork. Your insurance card could be literally harming your health. The number two reason for providing sub-par care is financial pressures which are typically brought on by the expense of hiring people to deal […]

Coping with the Death of a Loved One

September 28, 2017

Coping with the loss of a loved one is never easy. The first step is realizing that you are not alone, although everyone may grieve differently; it is ok to rely on friends and family. No two people are alike, and a variety of symptoms such as depression, anxiety, anger, and numbness can come and […]

The Internet Improves New York Health Care

September 19, 2017

Congratulations New York, we have some amazing news for those of you looking to get healthy. The Internet is here and thanks to online shopping, those of us living in Uptown, Midtown, the West Side, Columbus Circle, Union Square, The Meatpacking District, Chelsea and everywhere else have an opportunity to not only get healthy but […]

Drug Addiction Treatment

September 19, 2017

Drug addiction can affect anyone, regardless of your age or social status.  One may take drugs for a variety of reasons; they may be subscribed to a medication, going through a rough relationship, hard times at work, a complicated family issue, divorce, to fit in, rebel, etc. Drugs often times “mask” particular emotions that one […]

Free Market Health Care: Breaking the Status Quo

September 14, 2017

Recently, UMA was lucky enough to attend a conference hosted by the Free Market Medical Association (FMMA) in Oklahoma City. Over the course of two days, physicians from all over the United States gathered to network and learn more about the trends in the health insurance industry and, more specifically, how so many have begun […]