Category: Health & Nutrition

Medicare Covers Advance Care Planning

Advance Care Planning

What is Medicare and Who Is Covered?                                                                                                     In the early 1960’s only half of older adults in the United States had health insurance. For those uninsured older adults, coverage was expensive. It was determined at that time that… Read More

National Healthcare Decisions Day is Wednesday, April 16, 2018

healthcare directive

In 2010, the Associated Press found less than 30 percent of Americans reported having an advance directive, yet according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a 2005 study found nearly 70 percent of Americans die in… Read More

Is Food Safety on your Holiday List?

Holiday Food Safety

You probably have a long to-do list for the holidays. But, is food safety on that list? For many people, food safety is not a thought until they or someone they know gets foodborne illness from consuming contaminated… Read More