The Latest Updates on Medicare for February

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Each month, Medicare World takes a look at the latest news and trends that are important to Medicare beneficiaries. Here’s our report for the month of February.

February 2020 has been a busy month for Medicare news.

Medicare for All

This month, we covered:

  • New research reveals that Medicare for All would save America a lot of money over the next decade. 
  • Trump-appointed CMS Admin Seema Verma speaks out against Medicare for All, calling it “scary.”

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Medicare education

  • Medicare will now cover acupuncture for lower back pain!
  • What are the symptoms and causes of arthritis, and what does Medicare cover?
  • What does Medicare cover for orthotic shoe inserts? 
  • Zyrtec and Benadryl are among the common medications that can cause dementia. 

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