Awareness

 

Older Americans Deserve to Live with Dignity


 From NCOA:

Dental, Vision and Hearing: Where to Go for Services Medicare Won’t Cover

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Does Medicare still work when you move or travel?

That’s a common question among people with Medicare. Discover 4 facts and share them with the older adults you know.

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Hospital Readmissions:

How To Fight For Yourself At The Hospital — And Avoid Readmission

This new column explains what older adults and their families can do to avoid hospital readmission

 A State of Decay

Are older Americans coming of age without oral healthcare?

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LGBTQ Older Adults

See Me Age in Dignity

Safe and Visible:  Creating a Care Facility Welcoming to LGBT Seniors

 

Who Should Pay for Long-Term Care?

LTC poll

From National Institute on Aging:

Forgetfulness: Normal or Not?

The National Institute on Aging has an infographic which shows the difference between normal aging issues and Alzheimer’s. Even though forgetfulness can be a typical part of aging, it is important to know the difference between normal forgetfulness and more serious memory problems, such as Alzheimer’s disease.

nia_forgetfulness_infographic

 

How to Safely Dispose of Unused Medication

Don’t Rush to Flush.  Meds in the Bin.  We all WIN!

Find More Information and A Drop Off Bin Near You