Tips

October 19

Finding the Medicare Plans that Best Meet Your Needs in the New Year

For those of us on Medicare, this is a very important time of year. As the Medicare Open Enrollment Period continues, compare the plans available for 2022 that will best work for you and your loved ones.

October 5

The ‘C’ Word—Breast Cancer Awareness Month

During the month of October people pause to show their love and support for the millions of lives that have been affected by breast cancer.

July 19

Tips to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Identity Theft, Scams

Calls about scams and identity theft are one of the most prevalent calls the [Police] department gets.. The reason why is that identity theft is a high reward, low risk crime. The chances of being caught are slim, particularly because the scammers usually operate from outside the United States.

July 8

Getting the Most Out of Medicare

There may be changes to your current health and drugs plans that impact what is covered, the costs and the benefits. There may be plans that will better meet your needs. You may be able to save money or get extra benefits.

June 29

The Dog Days of Summer and Older Adults

Gardant wants to remind you that high temperatures, especially when accompanied by high levels of humidity, should be of particular concern to older adults.

May 6

With Stroke, Think FAST

If you suspect that someone is having a stroke, we are advised to Think FAST (Face, Arms, Speech and Time).

April 20

National Drug Take-Back Day

Saturday, April 24, is a National Drug Take-Back Day. Locations will be available throughout the country for you to dispose of your unused or expired medications anonymously in a convenient, safe and responsible manner.

November 17

Winter Weather, Hypothermia and Older Adults

Information and symptoms of hypothermia

November 13

Health Care News and Older Adults: Seven Items of Interest

Recently posted health news stories of interest to older adults

September 30

Medicare and You in the Coming Year

Recent "Medicare and You" handbook has been released