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How to Choose a Medicare Plan During the Open Enrollment Period

Choosing a Medicare plan is an important, but difficult decision. During Medicare Open Enrollment (October 15-December 7), use the 4Cs of Medicare – Coverage, Cost, Convenience, and Customer Service – to assess the quality of your current plan and, if needed, find a new one that better fits your needs.

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Aging on the Rio Grande

People living far from where the desert sun rises above the Rio Grande tend to think of the border in its most rigid terms — a concrete divide between two countries. However, living — and aging — in El Paso, TX, this couldn’t be further from the truth.

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10 Questions to Better Understand Your Medication and Risk of Falling

Use this list of ten questions to ask your doctor or pharmacist to take an active role in managing your medication and falls risk.

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3 Ways to Change the Aging Conversation

When this senior center director overheard conversations in the halls such as “I’m too old for that“ and “you look great … for your age,” she decided to change the aging conversation.

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How SNAP Ensures Healthy Aging

Participating in the SNAP is one of the most effective ways to reduce food insecurity and improve health outcomes.

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