Does Medicare B cover mammograms and pap smears?

Answer Medicare B covers mammograms for women age 35 to 39 (one baseline) and age 40 and older (one every 12 months). It also covers men with a history of breast cancer. Medicare B covers pap smears (one ... Read More »

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Does Medicare cover mammograms?

Medicare covers one mammogram screening every 12 months for women age 40 years and older, and one baseline screening between the ages of 35 and 39 years. Women on Medicare may also be able to get m... Read More »

Why don't insurance companies want to cover mammograms for women under 40?

A traditional mammogram on a young woman is of very little value. In a young woman, the breast tissue is too dense for the x-ray to penetrate to see a lump. So the likelihood of a traditional ma... Read More »

Does Medicare cover Viagra?

According to the official government site for Medicate, Viagra may be covered under its Prescription Drug Plan Part D, which states that people experiencing financial hardship or those who earn les... Read More »

Does Medicare cover dental?

Medicare is health care coverage through the U.S. government. People 65 or older who paid Medicare taxes for at least 10 years are eligible. If you are younger than 65 but have a disability, or if ... Read More »