Protect against health care fraud

26 May 2010

Scam artists have hit the streets, airwaves and phone lines trying to take advantage of any confusion around the new health care reform law.  AARP cautions: Criminals often use the news headlines as an inspiration for sales pitches that defraud the public and pad their own pockets. “The new health care reform law has certainly […]

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Avoiding the painkiller-overuse rut in migraines

26 May 2010

Those pain pills you think help your migraines? Take too many and you could make them worse.

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Transforming your home for spring

26 May 2010

By Susan Zevon On the leafy street where I grew up, spring brought blazing forsythia and a canopy of fresh green blooms. But for me, the season never truly arrived until the afternoon I would come home from school to find our apartment transformed. My mother and our housekeeper would work all day stripping the […]

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7 important things to know about living wills

26 May 2010

President Barack Obama’s recent recommendation that all Americans get living wills resonated with those who have been urging the same thing for years.

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Burlington program helps older Indians integrate into community

26 May 2010

By Brian Goslow BURLINGTON – Rita Shah knew the challenges and frustrations of trying to get the nearly 500 Indian seniors in the greater Burlington area to interact with the community at large. In some instances, a language barrier had been a major problem, especially during an emergency. The Burlington Council of Aging has set […]

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AARP Volunteers Help Mattapan Family Renovate Their Home

26 May 2010

Anne St. Juste, 42, worked hard to move her family into their own home, situated in a safe Mattapan neighborhood.

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