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      Holistic Pain Management for Medicare Beneficiaries

      While medications play a vital role in pain management, holistic approaches that extend beyond pharmaceutical interventions can offer you a more comprehensive and sustainable solution.

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      Decoding Medicare Advantage Plan Star Ratings

      Medicare Star Ratings provide a breakdown of performance in specific areas, allowing beneficiaries to hone in on aspects that matter most to them.

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      Nurturing Connections: The Benefits of Socializing for Older Adults

      Research consistently underscores the positive impact of social engagement on senior health. Here we share some practical advice on the benefits of nurturing social connections in your golden years.

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      What to Do If You Missed Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period

      Missing the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) for Medicare can be a source of concern for many. If you’ve missed this critical window, don’t worry- there are still options available to ensure you have the health coverage you need.

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      10 Tips That Can Help Seniors Achieve a Better Night’s Rest

      Those over 65 often face unique sleep challenges that can impact the quality and duration of their rest. Here are some tips that can help!

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      Medicare Part D Plans: Assessing for Optimal Coverage Based on Your Needs

      As healthcare needs evolve, it’s essential to regularly assess your Part D coverage and consider whether switching to a different Part D plan may better suit your requirements.

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      6 Health Resolutions for Those Over 65

      It’s never too late to make positive changes in your life, and small steps can lead to big improvements in your overall well-being.

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      How to Reduce Your Odds of Liver Disease as You Age

      Guarding your liver is a fundamental aspect of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and living a longer, healthier life. Here’s what you should know…

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      10 Exercise Tips for Seniors: Enhancing Health and Vitality

      Here are 10 essential tips for seniors looking to embark on a fitness journey, tailored to ensure safety, enjoyment, and lasting health benefits.

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