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Dishes to Impress Your Friends: Carciofi alla Giudia

  • Posted on: June 3, 2019
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At Medicareful Living, we believe everybody should have at least one good showstopping dish. It’s that recipe you can bring out for dinner parties or to prove to your friends, “Hey, I can cook, too!” Trying a new dish is also a great excuse to test and expand your cooking skills. The more recipes you […]

Two Truths and a Lie: Popular Health Hacks

  • Posted on: June 3, 2019
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Many of you may be familiar with the game Two Truths and a Lie, where somebody says three things about themselves, and two of the facts are true while one is a lie. It’s up to you to guess which fact is the lie. This game is perfect for a health and wellness site like […]

Who is Dickie Borthwick: Senior Soccer Star?

  • Posted on: June 3, 2019
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Dickie Borthwick is a famous soccer (or “football”) player in England, but not for the reason you’d expect. He’s not one of the best players in the world, and he doesn’t make millions of pounds a month challenging for the Champions League (the biggest club tournament in Europe). No, Dickie Borthwick has become an icon […]

The Health Benefits of Garlic

Garlic isn’t only supposedly good for keeping away vampires. No, this essential ingredient for many popular dishes is also packed with health benefits. In fact, it’s easy to consider it a superfood with every way garlic can help you get healthier. This may seem funny to us today — with garlic bread or garlic butter […]

Understanding your Medicare Options Presentation

Wednesday • May 15, 2019 • 6pm Tates Creek Public Library, at 3628 Walden Dr, Lexington, KY This presentation is designed to help those who are new to Medicare and give their caregivers a better understanding of the Medicare program. Even those who currently have Medicare coverage could benefit from this detailed overview. Topics will […]

Understanding your Medicare Options Presentation

Tuesday • May 7, 2019 • 6pm Beaumont Public Library, at 3080 Fieldstone Way, Lexington, KY This presentation is designed to help those who are new to Medicare and give their caregivers a better understanding of the Medicare program. Even those who currently have Medicare coverage could benefit from this detailed overview. Topics will include […]

Does Medicare Cover Long-Term Care?

At some point, living on your own may become unsustainable. Whether it’s due to illness or old age, it can happen to the best of us. Luckily, Medicare can help cover many of your health care needs. While this coverage can lessen many of the health care costs you face, it doesn’t help with all […]

Understanding your Medicare Options Presentation

Tuesday • April 30, 2019 • 6pm Eastside Public Library, at 3000 Blake James Dr, Lexington, KY This presentation is designed to help those who are new to Medicare and give their caregivers a better understanding of the Medicare program. Even those who currently have Medicare coverage could benefit from this detailed overview. Topics will […]

3 Steps for Preparing for Retirement

Seniors are retiring later in life these days. Some even reach Medicare age before they retire. As you start to wind down your career, you’ll want to take some time to plan your life after retirement. Having a firm, but flexible, game plan can mean the difference between a retirement enjoyed and a retirement survived. […]

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When Is the Best Time to File for Social Security Benefits?

Key Points The decision to file for Social Security is complex and deserves careful thought. Many retirees lose out on valuable benefits because they collect too early. If you can postpone filing until you reach 70, your benefit could increase about 8% a year. All told, your monthly benefit at 70 could be up to […]