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Preparing for Your Next Appointment: 15 Must Ask Questions [Part 1]

By: The My Medicare Matters Team This article is the first installment in our “Conversations with Your Doctor” series, which covers some of the important discussions you should have with your doctor as you age. To stay up-to-date on the latest blog posts, subscribe to our mailing list.  Doctors are often seen as superheroes, and although they Read more »

The Secret to Healthy Eating as You Age

by: The My Medicare Matters Team What you eat determines how you feel. Choosing to embark on a healthier lifestyle means that you are providing your body with the best nutrients to improve your mood, reduce your risk for health conditions, and boost your energy. So with 80% of older adults having at least one Read more »

New Medicare Cards: 5 Things You Need to Know Before They Arrive

by: The My Medicare Matters Team Beginning April 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will be sending new Medicare cards to beneficiaries. The new cards are being sent to decrease Medicare beneficiaries’ vulnerability to identity theft by removing the Social Security-based number from their Medicare identification cards and replacing it with a new Read more »