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Join Millions of Your Peers That Utilize Medicare Supplemental Plans

If you are a participant in Medicare or about to become one, it's important for you to understand every aspect of it, including Medigap. Despite what you may think or might have been told, Medicare does not cover everything.
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Cuts to Medicaid Might Drive Retirees Out of Nursing Homes

Let's get real here. In order to be a nursing home resident for the last part of your life, you need to have loads in...
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Top 6 Common Misconceptions About Medicare

Medicare is one of those things that is essential to understand, especially as aging and retirement starts to settle in. With so many different...

Physical Restraints for Elderly: Should They Be Used?

Using physical restraints for elderly patients is fairly common, even in non-psychiatric care facilities. When used properly restraints provide protection for the patient and...
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6 Breathing Exercises for COPD That Actually Help

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, has several unpleasant side effects. One of the most common is shortness of breath, and it can hit...