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Attention All Seniors: Medicare Fraud is on the Rise — Protect Yourself!

  How many times have you visited your doctor and never even thought twice about how they bill your Medicare? If you are like most people out there, the answer is not very often since you are dealing mostly with honest doctors and health care providers who bill Medicare accurately for services or supplies that [...]

Good Nutrition Can Increase a Senior Person’s Lifespan

“Good Nutrition Can Increase a Senior Person’s Lifespan” published in the Sequoia Senior Independent Solutions E-Newsletter for April 2012. One of the key ingredients to a high-quality life is good nutrition. This becomes even more important as we age. Getting older doesn’t mean that one has to give up one’s chance at a healthy body. [...]

Options for In-Home or Other Long-Term Care

With so many different sorts of services available to seniors and their families, it helps to see a list of them all in one place. Here you will read about Homemaker Services, Home Health Aides, Adult Day Health Care and it’s three different types, assisted living facilities, nursing home care and continuing dare retirement communities. [...]

In-Home Care and Long-Term Care Overview

What is long-term care? Long-term care as stated by The Society of Certified Senior Advisers is care that is provided for a wide range of medical, personal and social services for an extended period of time. Your health care professional determines that you have a chronic problem, lasting 90 days or more, and you will [...]

Long-Term Care: What You Need to Know

Understanding that long-term care is a reality for about 70 percent of people age 65 and over and that the costs related to that care are increasing every day, brings to light the importance of being prepared to deal with a long-term care situation, whether for yourself or a loved one. While there are a [...]