Why Do Seniors Get Shingles? One Out Six Seniors Will Get it !!

Why Do Seniors Get Shingles?

One Out Six Seniors Will Get it !!

Shingles Overview

Almost 1 out of every 3 people in the United States will develop shingles, also known as zoster or herpes zoster, in their lifetime. There are an estimated 1 million cases of shingles each year in this country. Anyone who has recovered from chickenpox may develop shingles; even children can get shingles. However the risk of shingles increases as you get older. About half of all cases occur in men and women 60 years old or older.

Some people have a greater risk of getting shingles. This includes people who Continue reading “Why Do Seniors Get Shingles? One Out Six Seniors Will Get it !!”

You Are Now Eligible  For Medicare Now What? Part # 1

You Are Now Eligible  For Medicare Now What? Part # 1What is a Medicare

Advantage Plan?

Who Medicare is for?

•       People ages 65 and older
•       People under age 65 with certain disabilities
•       All people with end-stage renal (kidney) disease (ESRD)
•       Your basic Medicare coverage
•       Part A, which covers hospital costs, as well as skilled nursing facility and hospice care
Part B, which covers certain medical costs, like doctor visits.

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HFCS Hidden In Plain Sight – What you didn’t know!

 

HFCS Hidden In Plain Sight

What you didn’t know!

Exposed!! The Ugly Truth About High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS)

The corn crop in the United States is heavily subsidized, high-fructose corn syrup is also cheap.

As a result, it’s now used in so many foods, from crackers to soft drinks, that it has become one of the biggest sources of calories in the American diet. Continue reading “HFCS Hidden In Plain Sight – What you didn’t know!”

Chocolate Can Keep The Doctor Away

  • Chocolate Can Keep The Doctor Away Chocolate Heart
    • Recent research is showing that people who consume some chocolate during the week improve their heart health.
    • It turns out that chocolate has compounds called “polyphenols” that increases blood flow and improves vascular health.

    It is also being reported that the compounds in Cocoa may help reduce inflammation.

    Dark Or Milk Chocolate? Continue reading “Chocolate Can Keep The Doctor Away”