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Avoiding Overmedication and Harmful Medication Interactions 

by Gay Nell Jenkins, MiCAFE Community Partner Liaison

Many older people have a higher risk of overmedication and medication interactions which are very harmful and deadly to them. 279 more words


Changes in Medicare Supplemental Policies (Medigap)

by David Jones, J.D., Hotline Attorney

A Medicare Supplement insurance policy (commonly called a Medigap policy) helps to pay medical costs not covered by Medicare for covered services: e.g., deductibles and co-insurance. 357 more words


“I think I’ll take a trip around the world”

By Ellen Mason, Hotline Attorney

Betty Williams worked her entire adult life. She has some savings but, at 73, she’s going blind. She’s worried that her savings won’t cover the cost of a nursing home for very long. 341 more words