As a nationally recognized, independent non-profit organization dedicated to improving access to care for America’s underinsured, the HealthWell Foundation helps patients living with chronic or life-altering conditions get the medical treatments they need regardless of their ability to pay. When health insurance is not enough, we...

Every day, about 90 Americans overdose on Opioids, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. This has been termed the 'opiod crisis.' Opioids come in a variety of modes, including prescription pain relievers, synthetic opioids, and even heroin. The CDC estimates that the “economic...

What is it? Lymphedema is an abnormal collection of high-protein fluid just beneath the skin. This swelling, or edema, occurs most commonly in the arm or leg, but can also occur in other parts of the body.  The collection of the high-protein fluid attracts more fluid to...