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Mail-Order Prescriptions Delayed? Here’s What to Do

02 November 2020

Receiving mail-order prescriptions on time is critical during the ongoing pandemic, as older adults and people with chronic conditions are avoiding leaving their homes.

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Positive Outlook Predicts Less Memory Decline

01 November 2020

We may wish some memories could last a lifetime, but many physical and emotional factors can negatively impact our ability to retain information throughout life.

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Debit Card Won’t Do Much For Your Drug Costs

31 October 2020

If they’ve been listening to President Donald Trump, seniors may be expecting a $200 debit card in the mail any day now to help them pay for prescription drugs.

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Beverly Tucker helps residents in nursing homes, assisted living and other facilities complete mail-in or absentee ballots. 
Her rolling tote bag is packed with face masks, cleaning wipes, hand sanitizer and ballots for residents who can't get to the polls. “The equipment is clearly different this year,” Tucker says. “But I’m doing whatever is possible to help people vote.” (Aneri Pattani)

Despite COVID Concerns, Teams Venture Into Nursing Homes To Get Out the Vote

30 October 2020

Each time Beverly Tucker visited a nursing home or long-term care facility this fall, she brought along a rolling tote bag packed with supplies from the Durham County Board of Elections.

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How Losing The ACA Could Cost You

29 October 2020

If the Supreme Court throws out the Affordable Care Act (ACA), your finances and your future could pay the price.

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If Trump Wins, Don’t Hold Your Breath For ACA Replacement Plan

28 October 2020

If President Donald Trump wins reelection next week, it seems unlikely he will unveil the health plan he’s been promising since before his election in 2016.

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