Seminar to focus on seniors and their driving abilities

By Betty Berry, Wednesday, March 31, 2010  Q: Since driving is so important in our part of the world, my friends and I are concerned about driving safely and keeping our licenses as we age. Do you know of any seminars that address this subject? A: You and most seniors are very concerned about keeping [...]

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Senior Advocate: Hospice care is covered by Medicare Part A

By Betty Berry, Tuesday, March 2, 2010  Q: I’ve read that one of the benefits under Medicare coverage is hospice care. Can you explain exactly what hospice care is and does that replace regular Medicare benefits? A: Hospice is a type of care for the terminally ill. The focus of hospice care is comfort and [...]

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Senior Advocate: Bargains at boutique help pay for projects for seniors

By Betty Berry, Tuesday, March 9, 2010  Q: Some time ago you mentioned Senior Concerns Thrift Shop in an article and my friend gave me the address — but I lost it. Could you provide the address again and perhaps tell me a little about the shop and any special events they might be planning? [...]

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