Lifestyle

Advice, travel, and anything else that can help you get the most out of your retirement.

Identifying Toxic Relationships in Your Life

The strength of our relationships can greatly influence the quality of our lives. Here’s how to identify toxic relationships in your life and deal with them.

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Medicareful Travels: A Senior Guide to All-Inclusive Resorts

All-inclusive resorts are excellent opportunities for seniors to relax and get pampered, but how do you find the right one for you?

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Tips for Vacationing with Pets

There are a number of things you have to plan for when you travel, like your destination and food. Well, what if you want to include your furry friend? Here are some things to consider...

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Tips for Traveling with Your Pet

Traveling with pets has become a travel trend of 2022. Here’s how you can make this kind of travel as stress-free as possible!

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What is PTSD?

Most people have experienced trauma in their lives, but not everyone will develop post-traumatic stress disorder. You may be familiar with PTSD, but do you know what it is or how to identify it?

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Gun Safety Rules for Seniors

Millions of Americans own guns. If you’re one of them, it’s both your right and, more importantly, responsibility to be a safe gun owner. Here are ways you can do that!

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3 Surprising Ways to Feel Better When You're Sad

We all feel down from time to time, but if you're feeling stuck in a rut, it can help to have some strategies to cheer yourself up!

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Can Your Knee Really Predict the Weather?

Most people know someone who claims they can predict the weather based on an old injury or joint pain. Surprisingly, science is split on whether or not this is a real phenomenon!

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The Dangers of Toxic Positivity

It's good to be happy — it feels nice and it's healthy. But, you can have too much of a good thing, especially when you ignore your true feelings. We're exploring what toxic positivity is...

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Important Terms and Tips When Reading a Health Article or Study

When you're reading a health or wellness article, like many you find on Medicareful Living, it's easy to just take everything at face value. Today, you'll learn how to understand health writing better!

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Why Do We Celebrate That? Classic Christmas Tree Decorations

Of all the symbols of Christmas, the tree is the most iconic, but the decorations are really what make it special. What are these symbols, and what's the story behind the pickle?

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Why Do We Celebrate That? Hanukkah Traditions

Hanukkah is often celebrated with candles, spinning tops, and plenty of fried food, but why? What inspired the celebration of Hanukkah and what exactly are we dedicating?

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