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  • Swollen Feet and Ankles: Awareness & Pain Management

    Swollen Feet and Ankles: Awareness & Pain Management Swollen feet and ankles can be uncomfortable and inconvenient, but many of us assume that it’s just a sign of aging.  Instead, the swelling may ... READ MORE

  • Senior Challenges

    Senior Challenges: Common Health Concerns Age does not have to define your choices, and certainly shouldn’t be the determining factor in your health. There’s no reason to assume your active lifestyle ... READ MORE

  • How to Stay Healthy After 60

    Age is just a number, but we can all agree that as we get older, it might take a little more work to stay fit and healthy. Staying committed to an active lifestyle and a well-balanced diet, staying aw ... READ MORE

  • National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

    Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, and is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths among men in the United States.[1]  Because this disease affects so many men, their families ... READ MORE

  • How Your Eating Habits Influence Your Heart's Health

    We hate to admit it, but the foods we eat affect how well our body functions and how we feel. After a lunch full of carbohydrates and sugar, we can feel listless, tired, and easily distracted when we ... READ MORE

  • Menopause: Common Symptoms & Solutions

    Once upon a time, menopause was whispered about, referred to as “the change,” and engulfed in myth and misconceptions. These days, menopause is so openly discussed that a successful off-Broadway produ ... READ MORE

  • What is Original Medicare (Part A and B)?

    Part A and Part B are often referred to as “Original Medicare.” Original Medicare is one of your health coverage choices as part of the Medicare Program. You will be in Original Medicare unless you ch ... READ MORE

  • How To Change Your Medicare Coverage

    Now that Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) is over, you may be having doubts or concerns. Perhaps you didn’t make a change in your coverage and wish you had, or maybe you changed plans and you ... READ MORE

  • When To See A Geriatrician

    You may be very comfortable with your physician and understandably hesitant to visit someone new, but just as you would see a specialist in cardiology for heart issues, you may want to consider visiti ... READ MORE

  • Jobs for Seniors

    People are working well past the traditional “retirement age” these days, continuing in the careers they have spent years building. Of course, age is not an indication of someone’s ability to run a bu ... READ MORE

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