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Do’s & Don’ts Coronavirus

Do’s & Don’ts Coronavirus Close Contacts Close contacts should stay away from a person with symptoms as much as possible. Make sure shared space has good airflow, near an air conditioner or open window. Face Masks Although many people have purchased face masks as a way of fending off...

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How To Survive Loneliness- During the holidays and beyond!

Loneliness is a complex and usually unpleasant emotional response to isolation.  Loneliness typically includes anxious feelings about a lack of connection or communication with other beings, both in the present and extending into the future. Feeling sad and unhappy about being socially isolated. Loneliness can be normal and is only an...

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How To Get Help Paying For Prescriptions If Your A Middle-class Senior

How To Get Help Paying For Prescriptions If Your A Middle-class The Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) program is a New York State program for seniors administered by the Department of Health. It helps more than 327,000 income-eligible seniors aged 65 and older to supplement their out-of-pocket Medicare Part D drug plan costs. Even if...

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PBS NewsHour: Why a patient paid a $285 copay for a $40 drug

Two years ago Gretchen Liu, 78, had a transient ischemic attack — which experts sometimes call a “mini stroke” — while on a trip to China. After she recovered and returned home to San Francisco, her doctor prescribed a generic medication called telmisartan to help manage her blood pressure....

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How To Easily Lose FAT And Love Longer!!

When you exercise or reduce calories your fat is changed in to water and carbon dioxide. The water mixes into your circulation until it’s lost as urine or sweat and you exhale the carbon dioxide. You lose more weight through exhaling the carbon dioxide than you do in your...

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How To Avoid Knee Pain, Ouch!!

How To Avoid Knee Pain, Ouch!! To Keep Knee from Hurting To keep your knees healthy, follow these simple tips. Dos for Healthy Knees: Always see a doctor if you experience knee pain that is not relieved by several days of rest, ice, massage, and elevation. Back off from activities such as walking...

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How To Improve Your Brain & Body- InsuredMeds.com

How To Improve Your Brain & Body Protect Your Brain: You can effect conditions like Alzheimer’s /Dementia, depression and your health by getting in the habit of only a half hour a day of physical activity at least three times a week. Alzheimer’s /Dementia, depression and your health by...

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What You Need To Know About NY EPIC & Medicare Part D

EPIC AND MEDICARE PART D             The open enrollment period for Medicare Part D closed earlier this month, but there is another way to save money on your prescription drug coverage you can explore.  EPIC (Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage), is a New York State program that provides supplementary drug...

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Have You Heard of Harry The Hypnotist?

It was entertainment night at the Senior Citizens Centre. After the community sing-along, led by Alice at the piano, it was time for the star of the show – Harry the Hypnotist! Harry explained that he was going to put the whole audience into a trance “Yes, each and...

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