9 Key Lifestyle Changes for Preventing Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. It actually kills more people than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined (1). Instead of putting the focus on preventing Alzheimer’s, the medical community puts emphasis on slowing the progression of the disease after onset with drugs and therapy. What is Dementia According […]
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15 Facts You Should Know About Open Medical Schemes

How much do you really know about the inner workings of your medical scheme? Here are some quick facts on open medical schemes in SA. Whereas each scheme will readily provide you with the facts on themselves, not everyone has the time or the patience to do a comparative study. Fortunately, Alexander Forbes Health has […]
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Schemes battle doctor group at tribunal

The South African Medical Association (Sama) and the Council for Medical Schemes are to square off at the Competition Tribunal on Tuesday in their long-running row over how specialists bill patients. The outcome of the case is important because it may affect how medical schemes reimburse members. Sama is the country’s biggest doctor organisation and […]
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