Fermented Food: What You Need to Know

Without a doubt, fermented food is becoming more popular. Supermarkets are stocking healthful varieties of live culture yogurts, vegetables and grains, while farmers market vendors are selling small-batch, locally-sourced fermented products. Food fermentation has been around for a long time. It’s also an integral part of many cultures, providing a [...]

October 1st, 2019|Nutrition, Uncategorized|

Medicare AEP and OEP 2020: Are You Ready?

The Medicare AEP and OEP 2020 seasons are just around the corner. The (almost) back-to-back enrollment periods fall at some of the busier times of the year. Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) straddles Thanksgiving and Open Enrollment Period (OEP) starts New Year’s Day. Before the holiday season whisks you away, here [...]

October 1st, 2019|Senior Health Insurance|

Your Spouse Retires and Gets Medicare: Now What?

When your spouse retires and gets Medicare, they (and you) will lose their work health insurance.  For example, Sylvia is 63 years old. Her husband Mike is 65. Mike is about to retire and will soon receive Medicare benefits. They will lose Mike’s employment group insurance (a benefit they’ve both [...]

August 31st, 2019|Senior Health Insurance|

3 Super Useful Summer Tips for Seniors

Summer tips for seniors can be a practical reminder for staying safe, healthy, and happy as the temperatures soar. Whether you like to stay active, enjoy local tourist activities, or take a road trip, the following tips will help you enjoy the hotter months. 1) Hydrate (with personalized flavors) You’ve [...]

August 31st, 2019|Senior Health & Wellness|

Travel for Retirees: Embrace Your Local Tourist Attractions

Summer travel for retirees often requires advanced planning: booking flights, reserving hotel rooms, and buying travel insurance. But if you’re looking for a simple, spontaneous trip, you can play tourist at home! Maybe you’ve not visited the local sites because they are tourist spots. Perhaps you’ve lived in your area [...]

July 23rd, 2019|Senior Travel|