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Is There Actually a 6th Taste?

Salty, sweet, sour, bitter, and umami — those are the only flavors, right? In recent years, support for a sixth taste has grown. But what exa...

Medicareful Travel: Senior Trip to Dublin

Thinking about traveling to Dublin, Ireland, and don't know where to start? Here's why Dublin is a great getaway for seniors and how they can get the m...

3 More Signs You Should Go to the Doctor

Sometimes, you may experience worrying symptoms, but be unsure whether they're worth a doctor's visit. Here are a few more signs that you should go to ...

3 Signs You Should Go to the Doctor

Many people don't like going to their doctor, for a variety of reasons. But there are a few signs you shouldn’t ignore that indicate when it’s time see...

I've Gotten the COVID Vaccine. Now What?

Once you've received the COVID-19 vaccine, you may be wondering what's next? Can you return to normal life? The answer is a little complex.

What Is Kefir?

What is kefir? For something that's as easy to make or find, it's incredibly healthy — that's what it is!

Cookbooks vs. Cooking Books: What's the Difference?

If you're looking to improve your cooking, there are options you can try at home. Among these are cookbooks and cooking books. You may be surprised by ...

Start Your Green Thumb with a Windowsill Garden

If you've ever wanted a garden, but don't have the space or time, you're in luck! Growing a windowsill garden can make it both easier and more convenie...

How is Medicare Funded?

We talk a lot about what Medicare costs to use, but not how the benefits are financed. Here's how Medicare is funded, and how we each help ensure enrol...

Extra Help for Medicare Part D

We all need help sometimes. If you have limited financial resources and need assistance with coverage for your prescription drugs, you may be able to g...

The Truth About Expiration Dates

If you find food in the fridge that's past its Best By date, that means throw it out since it's expired, right? Let's look into the truth about Expirat...

Living with Visual Impairment

Our vision is one of our most important senses, dictating much of how we interact with the world. If you're experiencing visual impairment, there are w...

Charles Bonnet Syndrome: Diagnosis and Care

If you have impaired vision, there is a chance you may develop Charles Bonnet Syndrome, a condition where you hallucinate. What exactly causes Charles ...

5 Ways to Get Dual Citizenship

You're interested in reclaiming your heritage with dual nationality, but how do you go about getting dual citizenship? You have a surprising number of ...

The Benefits of Healthy Proteins

Proteins are an important part of any meal, but too much can be unhealthy for our hearts. Here's why proteins are so healthy for us and sources of lean...