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List of womens preventive health care benefits that start August 1, 2012, courtesy of Obamacare.

1 Aug

List of womens preventive health care benefits that start August 1, 2012, courtesy of Obamacare.

New coverage guidelines under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) require health plans to cover an expanded list of women’s preventive care services with no cost-share (copayment, coinsurance or deductible) as long as services are received in the health plan’s network.

Read more and see what is now free at List of preventive health care benefits

Vigorous exercise reduces breast cancer risk in African-American women

3 Oct

Vigorous exercise reduces breast cancer risk in African-American women

Viguorous exercise of more than two hours per week reduces the risk of developing breast cancer in postmenopausal African-American women by 64 percent.

 Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/10/vigorous-exercise-reduces-breast-cancer.html