Category: medical

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How SNAP Ensures Healthy Aging

Via NCOA By Erin Kee Proper nutrition is essential for older adults to age well. Yet 2.8 million households with an ...
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SNAP Associated With Better Health, Reduced Health Care Costs

VIA cbpp.org By Brynne Keith-Jenninges SNAP (formerly food stamps) is associated with better health and lower health care costs, according ...
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Final FY 18 Funding Brings Good News for Aging Services

Via ncoa.org By Marci Phillips The “omnibus” appropriations bill that the President signed on March 23 is good news for ...
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Medical Deductions and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

By Sara Jackson, MiCAFE Network Specialist Every one of us has been asked, “What can I do to increase the dollar ...
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Medicare and Medicare Savings Program (MSP)

By Sara Jackson, MiCAFE Network Specialist Medicare is a federal health insurance program available to individuals who are 65 years ...
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8 Things to Know about Your New Medicare Card

By Dawn Kepler, Project Administrator In April 2018, new Medicare cards will be sent out and the new card will ...
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Free Resources for Aging Services Providers

Via ncoa.org By Brandy Bauer Whether you’re a benefits counselor at a local aging agency, or an activities director at ...
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MDHHS Releases User Friendly Application Assistance Forms

By Bob Wheaton, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services January 30, 2018 Michigan has debuted a more user friendly ...
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Free Online Course to Help Health Care Providers Address Senior Hunger

Via frac.org February 5, 2018 The Food Research & Action Center and AARP Foundation today released a free, online course, ...
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National American Diabetes Association Alert Day

by Michelle Jackson, MiCAFE Network Coordinator National American Diabetes Association Alert Day is observed annually on the 4th Tuesday in ...
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