Monthly Archives: February 2011

Video: Tips for Landing a new Career

Are you currently seeking a new job in this current economic recession?  The following video offers some helpful tips on successfully landing a new position regardless of your job situation… Credit source: GracefulAging.com  

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Videos: Making the Most out of your Health Insurance Plans.

Often, we take for granted the benefits and options that our health insurance providers provide without knowing the full extent of what they can offer through our employers.  Here, we take a look at three videos that contain great information … Continue reading

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4 Medicare Myths

Medicare, enacted into law in 1965 as a provision of the Social Security Act in that year serves more than 46 million seniors and disabled people today in the United States.  A federal health program that provides health insurance coverage … Continue reading

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Beat the Stress! Take a Spa Break.

There are many reasons to go for a spa treatment.  Whether you want to beat the stress, relax with good company, or just relax by yourself with a peace of mind…it is one activity that is conducive to a healthy … Continue reading

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6 Tips: How to be a Frugal Grocery Shopper!

If you are a retiree on a fixed income or just trying to save up for something–you can always save money on food.  The following six tips will help to save you money.  Always make a list. Set aside time … Continue reading

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Keys to living longer: Consume more Fruits & Vegetables!

  The upcoming March 28th print issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, includes a report of how high blood levels of the antioxidant “alpha-carotene” (you get it by consuming fruits and vegetables) appears to help in avoiding premature death.  Nutrients … Continue reading

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Your Rights: Filing Medicare Healthcare complaints.

Yesterday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that would have Medicare-participating providers and suppliers to give beneficiaries written notice and information to how they could contact a Medicare Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) with concerns … Continue reading

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