Story | Jul 30, 2014 | 10:54 AM
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Story | Jul 30, 2014 | 4:13 PMMedicare's 49 birthday was Wednesday, July 30. Signed into law in 1964 by President Lyndon Johnson, with Harry Truman receiving the first Medicare card, this successful government program has provided affordable health services to millions of seniors. The Connecticut Alliance for Retired Americans is committed to working to preserve, strengthen and protect Medicare so it will be there for our children, grandchildren and the generations to follow.
Story | Jul 30, 2014 | 10:14 AM
(Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Humana Inc reported a lower profit owing to higher costs on Wednesday, as mounting concerns about increased medical spending drove health insurance industry shares lower for a second straight day. Humana said its higher...
Story | Jul 30, 2014 | 2:30 AM
Q: I saw the report that 65-year-old couples will need more than $200,000 for health care costs during retirement. Why is the amount so steep, and what can I do to lower these costs? A: Fidelity's annual retiree health care cost estimate found that...
Story | Jul 29, 2014 | 3:49 PM
Aetna on Tuesday beat analysts' expectations for second-quarter earnings as the insurer had growth in membership, revenues and net income. Net income for the quarter was $548.8 million, or $1.52 per share, compared with $536 million, or $1.49 per share....