How to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

How to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Did you know that colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among men and women in the United States? Make sure you’re doing everything you can to prevent it, including getting help from Medicare. Colorectal cancer affects people in all racial and ethnic groups and is most often found in people ageRead More

The Effects of Alcohol as You Age

The Effects of Alcohol as You Age

A lot of changes happen with age, like pain, loss of mobility, and loneliness. Sometimes, this can lead to alcohol misuse. As you get older, you may become more sensitive to alcohol, and your regular drinking habits could become a problem. Medicare covers alcohol misuse screening & counseling to provide counseling for people who misuse alcohol. OlderRead More

Osteoporosis and Medicare

Osteoporosis and Medicare

Every year, more Americans are diagnosed with osteoporosis—a disease that causes bones to weaken and become more likely to break. You may not know that you have this “silent” disease until your bones are so weak that a sudden strain, bump, or fall causes your wrist to break or your hip to fracture. Learn theRead More