Health Care Highlights From Biden’s State of the Union

         President Joe Biden’s fourth State of the Union address last night at the Capitol touched on topics as diverse as the loneliness epidemic, the invasion of Ukraine, and union jobs. On the healthcare front, Biden focused on prescription drug pricing and access to health insurance coverage. Prescription Drug Costs Prohibitive costs to Medicare recipients for […]

The Loneliness Epidemic: Helping Seniors Stay Connected

         In recent years, researchers have been finding potential links between feelings of loneliness and adverse health outcomes. Feeling lonely may put you at greater risk of premature death, serious health problems, and higher suicide rates. For many, the COVID-19 pandemic made social isolation even more difficult to avoid. In 2023, the United States Surgeon General, […]

11 Questions to Ask an Elder Law Attorney

         Elder law encompasses a wide range of legal matters that affect older individuals. Attorneys who practice elder law advocate for seniors and execute legal plans to assist them in living better lives. Their expertise may encompass estate planning, retirement planning, Social Security planning, and long-term medical care planning. This specialty of the legal profession […]