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CDC Reports: "Healthy New Year" Make 2017 Your Healthiest Year Yet! Find Ways to Boost Your Health and Well-Being!

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to the CDC CDC Healthy Tips for 2017 Learn how you can live a safer and healthier life: Protect yourself...

Administration on Aging: The harm related to social isolation

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to the Administration on Aging Thought-provoking article about the harm related to social isolation. This...

What Everyone Should Know about Shingles Vaccine

What Everyone Should Know about Shingles Vaccine seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to the CDC On this Page Who Should Get Shingles Vaccine...

CDC REPORTS: Be Prepared to Stay Safe and Healthy This Winter

      Winter storms and cold temperatures can be hazardous. Stay safe and healthy by planning ahead. Prepare your home and cars. Prepare for power...

CDC REPORTS: 5 Holiday Tips for a Home Safe Home

As the season of togetherness rolls in, regular routines roll out. You do things you don’t normally do: decorating, cooking, hosting guests (and...

CDC REPORTS: Flu Symptoms & Complications

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to the CDC Influenza Symptoms Influenza (also known as the flu) is a contagious respiratory illness...

IRS ALERT: Don’t be Fooled! IRS Phone Scams Continue to Be Serious Threat Nationwide

WASHINGTON — As April 1st approaches, the IRS warns taxpayers not to be fooled by the tricks scammers use to take advantage of those they target....

Council of Better Business Bureaus' Senior Fraud Awareness Program

BBB Senior Fraud Awareness Program   The Mission of the Senior Fraud Awareness  Program is to assist seniors in recognizing and resisting fraudulent...

U.S. Senate Aging Committee's Anti-Fraud Hotline Assists Seniors with Questions or Concerns regarding suspected fraud. The toll-free fraud hotline at 1-855-303-9470

WASHINGTON, DC – If you or someone you know suspect you’ve been victim of a scam or fraud aimed at seniors, the U.S. Senate Special Committee on...

CDC REPORTS: Diabetes, Heart Disease, and You

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to the CDC Diabetes is a common disease that is on the rise in America. Having diabetes raises your risk...