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Long Term Care

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  • Autonomy, cost are key in decisions on long-term care insurance

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Family discussions that emphasize older parents' independence and their desire to avoid being a burden to adult children could stimulate interest in buying long-term care insurance, researchers say.
  • Stand-alone Part D prescription plans

    Stand-alone Part D prescription plans
    This guide covers Medicare Advantage health care plans offered in Central Florida counties. They are sold by private insurers with Medicare’s approval. Most offer prescription coverage as well as cover doctor’s visits, screenings and other...

    Small Fire Quickly Extinguished At Hartford Nursing Home

    Small Fire Quickly Extinguished At Hartford Nursing Home
    HARTFORD — A small fire broke out in the laundry room at Park Place Health Center on Greenwood Street Thursday night, fire officials said. The facility was the site of a fatal arson in 2003. The small fire was quickly extinguished by firefighters,...

    Renovate, repair outdated Cedarbrook

    Renovate, repair outdated Cedarbrook
    The Allentown and Fountain Hill Cedarbrook facilities have excellent ratings for providing quality care to their residents, but the facilities are in dire need of repairs and renovations. Every Lehigh County commissioner should visit Cedarbrook-...

    Second-hand smoke is bad news for people and pets

    Second-hand smoke is bad news for people and pets
    Q: We have a friend who's started smoking cigarettes, and quite heavily. She claims to love animals. I wonder how second-hand smoke affects pets. I think I know the answer, but my friend needs a blast of reality from a professional like you. -- D.G.,...