Last week, the widely successful Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage program, known as Medicare Part D, celebrated its 11th anniversary! Since it was enacted in 2003, Part D has provided over 39 million seniors affordable and simple access to the medicines they need to stay healthy.
The impact of diabetes on everyone in the United States continues to grow, but did you know that the diabetes epidemic disproportionately affects minority communities? As 2014 comes to a close, let's take a look at the public policies that have helped all Americans manage the growing of threat diabetes this year.
The holiday season is always a hectic one! But no matter how busy you are, don't forget to keep your health and the health of your loved ones in mind. Medicare Part D open enrollment, which began six weeks ago, officially closes this Sunday, December 7. Before the marketplace closes, we're taking a look at how Part D gives back to seniors well beyond the holidays.