Senior help desk archive categories posts contents

Seniors With COVID-19 Show Unusual Symptoms, Doctors Say

Seniors With COVID-19 Show Unusual Symptoms, Doctors Say By Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News APRIL 24, 2020   OLDER ADULTS WITH COVID-19, THE...

Coping With Coronavirus: Managing Stress, Fear, and Anxiety

Coping With Coronavirus: Managing Stress, Fear, and Anxiety By Joshua Gordon,M.D., P.hd  NIMH Director and The National Institute of Mental Health...

Coronavirus-Related Medicare Scam Alert

Coronavirus-Related Medicare Scam Alert   By Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services   Since older Americans are...

Effective March 17, 2020, Social Security Offices Will Only Offer Phone Service ** Online Services Remain Available **

Effective March 17, 2020, Social Security Offices Will Only Offer Phone Service  ** Online Services Remain Available ** Print Version All local...

Social Security Benefits Will be Paid On Time and Other Updates Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic

For Immediate Release: Blog by Mark Hinkle, Acting Press Officer press.office@ssa.gov Social Security Benefits Will be Paid On Time and Other Updates...

Balance Problems and Disorders

This content is provided by the National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health. NIA   Have you ever felt dizzy,...

You Can Manage Your Social Security Benefits With A "My Social Security" Account​

My Social Security is an online portal offered by the Social Security Administration that provides easy access to your Social Security information....

Saving money on prescription drug costs: Medicare's "Extra Help Program" may help!

Blog credited to  Blog Saving money on prescription drug costs: Medicare's "Extra Help Program" may help! If you have limited income and resources,...

Diabetes in Older Adults

Senior Help Desk helthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH Article topics: What Is Diabetes? Types of Diabetes What Is...

How To Find And Use New Federal Ratings For Rehab Services At Nursing Homes

 Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org  For the first time, the federal government is shining a spotlight on the quality of...