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Senior topics

Senior advocacy

Care planning: Make your wishes known

Aug 26, 2014


Talking about end-of-life issues can seem scary or uncomfortable, but it’s a vital part of making sure your personal wishes and values are carried out.

 

An advance directive allows you to...

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Senior care & services

6 things to know about HUD housing

Aug 22, 2014


Affordable housing, also known as income-based housing, includes all types of communities where either some type of financial assistance is available or the rent is controlled for those...

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Well-being

Macular degeneration and depression: Are you at risk?

Aug 20, 2014


Imagine if you could no longer read, drive or even recognize familiar faces.

 

For roughly 2 million older adults living with macular degeneration in the U.S., that is a reality, not an...

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Well-being

Feel like you need to go all the time? You’re not alone

Aug 06, 2014


As we age, trips to the restroom can become more frequent.  When we are no longer able to make it to the restroom on time, accidental urinary or bowel leakage can lead to emotional,...

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Senior care & services

Common myths about nursing homes: Will Medicare pay?

Aug 02, 2014


True or False: There is no need to worry about paying for a nursing home (rehab or skilled nursing center) stay. Medicare will fund everything.

 

Answer: False.

Medicare only pays for a...

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Well-being

Roll up your sleeve, please!

Jul 25, 2014


Have you made plans to get your annual influenza (flu) vaccine? Fall will be here before we know it, and that’s a good time to get the vaccine. It’s usually available in September through...

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