Medicare Myths

5 Medicare Myths: The Truths You Should Know

Medicare is the nation's largest health-insurance program, but many Americans still don't understand how it works. There are many misconceptions that have become popular...
pros and cons of medigap

The Pros and Cons of Medicare Supplement Insurance

Medigap plans can be helpful in supplementing Original Medicare by helping to pay copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles. Here are some pros and cons before...
new bill opioid abuse

New Bill Would Cut Down on Opioid Abuse in Medicare Part...

Opioid addiction takes the lives of almost 100 Americans each day. The states with the highest number of opioids prescribed per 100 people are...
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Celebrities Who Turned 65 This Month

Celebrities… they’re just like us! Here are six celebrities who aged into Medicare this month.

9 Reasons Seniors Should Quit Smoking

Want to do something awesome to improve your health as a senior? QUIT SMOKING. Smoking tobacco can lead to three of the major causes of...

Feel and Look Your Best With These Exercises

Making exercise and physical activity a regular part of your life can improve your health and help you maintain your independence as you age....

Seniors Often Overlook Dangers of Bathrooms

1 out of 3 people over the age of 60 have trouble getting in or out of the bathtub or shower. According to a...
2018 Medicare costs

Quick Look: Medicare Part A and B Costs for 2018

Happy New Year! It's 2018, and a few costs in Medicare Parts A and B have changed since 2017. Here’s a refresher on what’s...

Rate of Malnourished Seniors Rising In U.S.

Malnutrition is a serious senior health issue in America, and is becoming an epidemic. A recent case was brought to light on social media....