over its history, the Social Security Administration (SSA) has added numerous special services to help customers (that’s you and me) deal with pressing medical, familial and financial issues. Here are some of the lesser-known things Social Security can do for you.
Medicare has extended coverage of remote health care. While telehealth removed barriers to care for many during the pandemic, some say there is more to be done.
I’ll never apologize for loving to come across stories like this.
In this excerpt from his book Breakfast with Seneca: A Stoic Guide to the Art of Living, David Fideler writes, “Unlike many other countries, the United States has accomplished a world-class disappearing act when it comes to keeping older adults (and any other reminders of death) out of sight and out of mind.”
Here he describes how European cultures handle aging and reminds us, “A Stoic wants to live well—and living well means dying well, too. . . . In other words, as the final act of living, a good death is characterized by acceptance and gratitude.”
Certainly I’m not the only one who has asked herself this question
t’s always good to keep up with articles like this, since our phone settings can be changed every time there’s a new operating system update. Since these updates usually happen automatically, it’s a good idea to check these settings periodically.
Scarlett Conlon discusses “the wardrobes of senior style icons” as seen on Instagram.
Have you seen the movie Being the Ricardos, starring Nicole Kidman as Lucille Ball? I haven’t seen it yet, so if you have, I’d love to hear your reaction.
See you next year!
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