Tips

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

September 10

Healthy Aging Month and Combatting Ageism

September is Healthy Aging Month, so we aim to dispel myths associated with aging

April 2

The Coronavirus and Loved Ones Living with Dementia

As the impact of coronavirus continues, those with Alzheimer's disease and dementia have special considerations.