The Risks and Rewards of Pet Ownership for Seniors

Whether you’re looking for a friendly face when you get home, or a walking buddy who’s always ready to hit the trail with you, there’s no companion quite like a pet! Millions of Americans turn to their animal friends for comfort, friendship, and unconditional love—but could owning a pet actually make you healthier, too? All signs point to yes! As a matter of fact, there’s a…

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Seniors, These 6 Everyday Habits Could Be Hurting Your Heart Health

Taking care of your heart is one of the most important things you can do for your overall health. What many people don’t realize is that a lot of the little things you do every day can have a huge impact on your heart over time! When it comes to taking care of your ticker, your everyday habits truly add up! Remember, one in three Americans…

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Your New Medicare Card Is On The Way! Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re a Medicare beneficiary, keep an eye on your mailbox because a new Medicare card is on its way! Here’s a quick rundown of everything you need to know about your new card: When Can I Expect My New Card? The government is mailing each Medicare recipient their new card, free of charge, beginning in April 2018. The rollout is expected to take 12…

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What the Senior Crowd Needs to Know About Airbnb

Airbnb launched out of San Francisco in 2008. In these few years, it has revolutionized the way that people look for travel accommodations. Today, Airbnb is worth more than $30 billion, and boasts more than 150 million active users, including millions of retirees and seniors. Put most simply, Airbnb allows homeowners to rent out part or all of their home to guests they meet online. It’s…

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5 Pieces of Everyday Tech That Can Help Seniors Stay Healthy

The Baby Boomer generation is getting older—but the seniors that make up this group are definitely not getting left behind! Even when it comes to technology, Boomers and other older Americans aren’t letting younger generations have the all the fun, or reap all the benefits! Here are five modern technologies that older Americans are embracing—and a quick look at the amazing health and lifestyle opportunities…

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