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What the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 Means for Medicare

The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 has been signed into law. Much has been said about the environmental and economic aspects, but what it’s proposed t...

Tips to Make Flying and Airports Less Stressful

Vacations are great but getting there isn't always enjoyable. Cut out the stress and discomfort of air travel with these tips!

CMS Projects Lower 2023 Part D Average Costs

With the potential for historic changes to Medicare Part D and prescription drug costs next year, CMS has announced their projections for average Medic...

The 15 Golden Rules of Airplane Etiquette

Most of us know there are some unwritten etiquette rules for flying on a plane. If you're new to flying, it may help to have them written down, right? ...

How Often Should You Shower?

Showers can be relaxing and cleansing, but you can overdo it. If you're overshowering, it's entirely possible that you're doing damage that you don’t i...

What are Medicare Pilot Programs?

CMS uses models and pilots to test out their newest programs for efficiency and effectiveness. These Medicare demonstrations are critical for the progr...

How to Care for Your Cast Iron Cookware

Cast iron has a reputation for needing special care, especially with cleaning and storage, but is this true? What is the best way to take care of your ...

Confronting a Loved One About Hurtful Behavior

It's not uncommon for a friend or family member to do something that annoys or frustrates you, but what if it goes beyond that? How can you confront a ...

What Does Creditable Coverage Mean for Medicare?

Have you ever heard the term creditable coverage and wondered what it means for Medicare? You'd be surprised how much it can influence your options.

Using Za'atar in Your Cooking

Za'atar may be new to some of our readers, but for millions of people around the world (especially in the Middle East and Northern Africa), it's a go-t...

Dealing with Canceled Flights

A canceled flight can stop your vacation before it even begins. What can you do to keep a bad situation from becoming worse? How can you deal with a ca...

Protecting Your Vacation from Flight Disruptions

A delayed or canceled flight can easily ruin any vacation. While you can't always prevent a canceled flight, here's how to protect your trip.

Do Pre-Existing Conditions Affect Medicare Coverage?

Millions of Americans live with pre-existing conditions, and these conditions often require health care. Can Medicare plans or coverage change if you h...

Which is Better: A Bath or Shower?

Are you a bath or shower person? We’re taking a look at which one is better for cleaning you, more environmentally friendly, and more cost effective!

Are Weight Loss Medications Healthy?

A pill that promises weight loss may be tempting, especially if you’ve tried everything to slim down. However, are these drugs actually safe and effect...