For anyone looking to bring a new life to their kitchen without busting the bank on new countertops, painting can be an easy and cheap way to achieve a new look! We've seen those pictures of people painting their countertops to look like granite, marble, and other beautiful stones. While that may be a bit ambitious for most of us,...

Wisdom teeth removal is one of the most common dental procedures performed in the United States. According to the American Dental Association, over 10 million wisdom teeth are extracted each year. So, does insurance cover wisdom teeth removal? Typically, most insurance companies do not cover wisdom teeth removal, but some will depend on the insurance company and the insurance plan. The...

An IRS audit letter can be a scary thing to receive in the mail. The fear can be heightened when you begin to worry about whether or not it is really from the IRS or if it is a potential scam. Many people don’t even know who the IRS is or what an audit is, so when you put the...

Can I Afford to See a Marriage Counselor? At times we go through different ups and downs in our marriage. I can attest that marriage is not easy. You need all the support you can get. Sometimes that support comes in the form of friends and loved one's advice. Other times you might need to get help from a professional. Seeing...

Can I Afford a Pulmonologist? Do you have the money to be seen by a pulmonologist? This is a question that might come to you if you have been experiencing respiratory issues and need to be seen by a doctor. After doing some research, I have found that this type of care is within your reach. Pulmonary medicine is s field...

Average Cost of Visiting the Podiatrist When I was little, I used to run around everywhere barefoot. No matter the weather or terrain, I would throw caution to the wind and go on my merry journey shoeless. My dad used to lecture me in these moments, and I remember him saying, “You will put millions of miles on your feet in...

Understanding the Cost of Ozone Therapy As ozone therapy continues to increase in popularity across North America, many individuals are interested in learning more about this unique form of functional medicine. A common therapy in Europe, ozone therapy provides relief and treatment for a wide variety of chronic conditions. However, most patients assume that this form of functional medicine comes with...

Average Cost of Seeing a Psychiatrist While the importance of physical health is not often overlooked, mental health is another issue. Although there has been an increase in awareness of mental health issues, we still have much work to do. Many times, the questions and uncertainties surrounding a visit to the psychiatrist prevent individuals from receiving the mental care they deserve.  So,...

How Much Does a Nutritionist Cost Without Insurance? It’s the start of a new year. And as cliche as it sounds-- new year; new you. From new year’s resolutions to remembering how to write the year on your checks, a new year contains many things that change a person. Research shows that 12% of new gym members join in January. So,...

How Much Does an Allergy Test Cost? For those who suffer every spring and fall with red, itchy, watering eyes, and a runny, sneezing, or itchy nose, allergy testing can be a crucial step to receiving proper treatment. Allergists use a variety of tests to determine an appropriate guide to treatment. How much does it cost to see an allergist? The cost...