Do All Doctors Accept Medicare Assignment?

When it comes to how much you pay for health care services in Medicare, your doctor accepting assignment is surprisingly important. If you’re not sure what that is, you’re not alone!

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How Pools Can Make You Sick

On a hot summer day, there’s little that compares to the relief of a cool swimming pool. But if you’re not careful, it can make you sick!

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Is Medicare the Only Health Insurance I Need?

In many situations, your Medicare plan has you covered at the best of times and the worst of times. But, it may be worth looking into these extra insurance plans.

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Keeping Teeth Strong & Healthy at Any Age

Keeping your teeth strong and healthy well into old age is a great goal for anybody to strive for. With these tips, you’ll be well on your way!

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What to Expect When Recovering from a Stroke

A stroke can be devastating to the survivor. Often, they are left weakened, confused, and struggling to communicate. The road to stroke recovery can be long, but invaluable to independence.

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Why Am I in Observation Status for Medicare?

You recently needed to go to the hospital and take a short trip to a skilled nursing facility for rehab afterwards. Luckily, it’s all covered, right? Not if you’ve only been receiving observation services...

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How to Enjoy July 4th While Staying Healthy and Safe

Independence Day is a celebration of the United States’ founding. Here are some tips to stay safe and healthy while you’re out celebrating.

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What's the Difference Between Medicare Supplements & Medicare Advantage? | Medicare Basics

Both Medicare Supplements (Medigap) and Medicare Advantage provide supplemental coverage. But which should you choose? Discover the differences in coverage between Medigap and Medicare Advantage.

Superfood Snack Hacks: Avocados

Avocados are a legitimate craze but for good reason. They’re very healthy and can be worked into a ton of different recipes. Here are some of our favorites avocado dishes!

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Is Tanning Bad for You?

During the summer, many people go tanning to get a “safe base tan” or a "healthy, attractive glow." But, is tanning really that healthy or safe for you?

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5 More Great Senior Vacation Ideas

The rush to plan a great vacation is on! If you want something other than the beach, try one of these excellent senior vacation ideas.

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What the Medicare Star Rating Means for You

If you’re searching for a new Medicare Advantage or prescription drug plan, the Medicare Star Rating can narrow your search. It’s a helpful tool that can make comparing a breeze!

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Just like you, your health is one of a kind. What works for one person may not for another, so the information in these articles should not take the place of an expert opinion. Before making significant lifestyle or diet changes, please consult your primary care physician or nutritionist. Your doctor will know your own health best.

Medicareful Living: For a Healthy, Full Life

Medicareful Living focuses on not just managing your health, but improving your life. This is possible when you find the right Medicare option for you and your family.