Bidding Adieu to My Primary Care Doctor After Nearly 30 Years

15 October 2021

I hadn’t expected the tears. My primary care doctor and I were saying goodbye after nearly 30 years together.

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Social Security COLA Largest In Decades

14 October 2021

Millions of retirees on Social Security will get a 5.9 percent boost in benefits for 2022. The biggest cost-of-living adjustment in 39 years follows a burst in inflation as the economy struggles to shake off the drag of the coronavirus pandemic.

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COVID Immunity

Covid Immunity Through Infection or Vaccination: Are They Equal?

13 October 2021

Dr. Aaron Kheriaty, a University of California-Irvine psychiatry professor, felt he didn’t need to be vaccinated against covid because he’d fallen ill with the disease in July 2020.

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Disney World Opened 50 Years Ago: These Workers Never Left

12 October 2021

Applying to be one of the first workers at Walt Disney World, high school graduate George Kalogridis made a split-second decision that set the course for his life: he picked a room where prospective hotel workers were being hired.Wa

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Ban On Negotiating Medicare Drug Prices Under Pressure

11 October 2021

Donna Weiner looks at Medicare’s prescription drug program from two different points of view. As a participant, she wants to pay less for her medicines. As a retired accountant who spent 50 years handling the books for companies, she sees a way to get there.

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Older Adults Say Health Care Workers Should Get Vaccinated

10 October 2021

A new poll finds strong support among older Americans for requiring health care workers to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

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