Rating system for Medicare explained

(NAPSI) — Seniors enrolling in Medicare often are surprised to discover that most Medicare health and prescription drug plans are measured by a ...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Surprising perks of your Medicare place

(NAPSI) — With more than 10,000 baby boomers turning 65 each day, the number of people eligible for Medicare is growing rapidly. Medicare Open E...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Ultra-personal therapy: Gene tumor boards guide cancer care

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Doctors were just guessing a decade ago when they gave Alison Cairnes’ husband a new drug they hoped would shrink his lun...

October 21st, 2017 |  


Adult caregivers overwhelmed, undertrained

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adult caregivers looking after aging relatives and friends have little training for their stressful roles but still find the e...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Meals on Wheels, Aetna collaborate to improve senior care

ARLINGTON, Va — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Meals on Wheels America announced today a new national program with Aetna to collaborate on groundbreaki...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Tips for running at any age

Tips for running at any age

(NAPSI)—Running can seem like a daunting workout no matter your age. It takes an impressive amount of dedication to run long distances. However,...

October 18th, 2017 |  


States ask insurers to prioritize non-opioid pain treatment

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Attorneys general representing the majority of states asked health insurers Monday to encourage pain treatment through ...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Prevent isolation as you age

(NAPSI)—Did you know that an estimated one in five adults over age 50 are affected by isolation? This is a problem, as research has shown that p...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Medicare card remake to protect seniors

WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare cards are getting a makeover to fight identity theft.No more Social Security numbers plastered on the card. Next Apri...

September 20th, 2017 |  


(NAPSI) — If you or someone you care about is a man over 50, now may be a good time to ask a doctor about prostate cancer screening.According to...

September 20th, 2017 |