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8 Things You Need to Know About Medicare

Sexual health

Millions of disabled and elderly Americans are covered by Medicare, which is a federal health insurance program that covers people who are age 65 or older, people younger than 65 who have certain disabilities and people who have end-stage renal disease that requires kidney dialysis or a transplant. If you …

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Healthy Aging by the Decades: Your 50s

The primary question being asked in the majority of sessions for retirement planning is what you will need in terms of financial reserves to carry you through your later years. Unfortunately, this is the only model used in America and worldwide today. However, the question that you should really ponder is: “What will you do if your health fails, and how will …

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The Link Between Poverty and Adolescent Obesity

Cosmetic Procedures

Obesity has been a growing problem over the past couple decades, and childhood and adolescent obesity continues to raise concerns in health experts. Cases of childhood obesity have grown three-fold within the past 30 years, affecting approximately 31.7% of kids ages 2-19, and this trend is concerning because of the …

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Elder Caregivers Tips: How to Make Caregiving Less Stressful

As the population continues to age, at an unprecedented rate according to the United Nations, the need for caregivers grows, as well, especially within the family. It’s a selfless job that comes with emotional and physical strain. Today, family members are taking on the role of informal caregivers to keep elderly …

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