Tag Archive | "benefits"

Insulin

Medicare Plan Finder Likely Won’t Note New $35 Cap On Out-of-Pocket Insulin Costs

Congress approved in August a $35 cap on what seniors will pay for insulin as part of the Inflation Reduction Act, along with free vaccines and other Medicare improvements.

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ultrasound

Despite Katie Couric’s Advice, Doctors Say Ultrasound Breast Exams May Not Be Needed

When Katie Couric shared the news of her breast cancer diagnosis, the former co-host of NBC’s Today show said she considered this new health challenge to be a teachable moment to encourage people to get needed cancer screenings.

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antioxidants, vegetables

1 Cup Of Leafy Green Vegetables Daily Lowers Heart Disease Risk

The research adds to growing evidence linking vegetables generally and leafy greens specifically with improved cardiovascular health and muscle strength.

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means testing, Corporate Tax Cuts

Simple Swap: Repeal Corporate Tax Cuts, Add Back Dental & Vision To Medicare

I have a simple proposal to make to the U.S. Congress. A budgetary swap, on behalf of the elderly and disabled Americans: repeal the corporate tax cuts in the 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA), and add back into the budget the Medicare dental, vision, and hearing benefits.

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Social Security

Social Security Benefits Are Too Important To Get Wrong

Few retirement decisions are as critical, or as easy to get wrong, as when and how to take your Social Security benefits. The rules can be so convoluted that many people rely on what they’re told by Social Security employees, but that could prove to be an expensive mistake.

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credit cards

Points And Miles Credit Cards Can Ease Return To Travel

As the COVID-19 vaccination era makes it safer to travel, many people who stayed home during pandemic shutdowns are vacationing again.

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