Topic: Health & Wellness (July 2011)

Are You Taking Advantage of Medicare’s Preventive Benefit?

Published on 19 July 2011 in Health & Wellness

Medicare now covers a wide range of preventive services. The U.S. Department for Health and Human services is urging Medicare recipients to discuss these services with their healthcare providers.

National Prevention Strategy Recognizes the Role of Fall Prevention

Published on 19 July 2011 in Health & Wellness

With the dramatic rise of fall-related deaths among seniors, fall prevention will be a vital component of the nation's healthcare planning.

UCLA Study Demonstrates Mood Benefits of Tai Chi

Published on 19 July 2011 in Health & Wellness

Yet another senior health benefit attributed to tai chi: a positive influence on depression.