Category: An Arm and a Leg

‘An Arm And A Leg’: A Medical Bill Ninja Shares Her Secrets

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Dan Weissmann Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen. Meredith Balogh has spent years learning to navigate the financial side of the health care system. Balogh, who has Type 1 diabetes, has saved herself and her family many thousands of dollars. She has made a habit — even a hobby — of helping others: ….  Read More

For Newborns With Hearing Loss, Screening Opens Window To A World Of Sound

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Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Four-year-old Betty Schottler starts each morning with the same six sounds: [m], [ah], [oo], [ee], [sh], and [s]. Her mom makes the sounds first, then Betty repeats them to check that her cochlear implant is working. Betty was born profoundly deaf and got her ….  Read More