The price which employees pay out of pocket at pharmacies is steadily increasing. Even with a 100% coverage healthcare plan, employees still pay a dispensing fee of up to thirteen dollars, and often there is an additional fee that is not covered by the plan. Where does the additional fee come from? Pharmacies, like all […]
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This article is written as a summary of a lecture presented at the 2012 Canadian Health Care Anti-Fraud Conference in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Title From Inspection (ODB) to Investigation (OPP) Speakers Cathy O’Connor: Detective Sergeant, Ontario Provincial Police Edward Wong: Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, ODB Division Brigitte Brousseau: Detective Constable, Ontario Provincial […]
Are Energy Drinks Safe for Consumption? Most health professionals say no. According to The Toronto Star in an article dated October 23, 2012, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are investigating five deaths and one non-fatal heart attack following consumption of the highly caffeinated Monster Energy Drink. The agency acknowledged the adverse reports Monday, but […]
Exercise: The Magic Bullet Evelyne Mitskopoulos CNP is our staff nutritionist and Director of Wellness at Beneplan. The closest thing to a “magic bullet” for maintaining youth and optimal health is a well-balanced combination of exercise and proper nutrition. The entire body benefits from this formula, both physically and psychologically. Regular exercise improves digestion and […]