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Palliative Care…Do You Know What It Is?

The phone rings and your heart speeds up at the news: your mom has just been diagnosed with a chronic and painful disease. You know that there are many decisions to be made and that your mom and family will need information and support.  This is more than just a medical condition.  It will affect…
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On Life’s Journey

With Living By Your Design Life is often considered a journey, with many paths from which to choose. But as we age, that journey can become more difficult and direction is hard to find. Some of us find ourselves alone on the journey, unsure of which path to take or whom to turn to for…
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Medicare Enrollment Periods—It’s Complicated!

Medicare Enrollment Period By Beth Cooper Are you over age 65 and still working or your spouse is still working and have Health Insurance through an Employer Group Health Plan (EGHP)?  If so, you may be able to delay enrollment in Medicare Part B.  Again, I said MAY.  The rules for allowing you to refuse…
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Vets – How Are You Going To Pay For Assisted Living?

Veterans Assisted Living Are you a Veteran?  Hats off to you and thank you for your service.   Some say it seems that the US government does not help its veterans to the extent they should.  Now, good news for those qualified veterans who are in great need of help with activities of daily living.…
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