Category: Health Advice for Seniors

Don’t Let Pride Get In Your Way, Get Your Hearing Tested!

Let’s get down to it:  untreated hearing loss and untreated vision loss will cause a person to be less engaged, less connected, less alive, less content.  One of our frequent themes here at the Big 65: If you are not growing, you are dying! A few years ago, after much nagging from my family, I […]

Should you take your blood pressure pills at night?

Should you take your blood pressure pills at night? I’m not a doctor, I don’t even play one on TV, but as an insurance broker focused on Medicare and Long-Term Care Coverage for my clients, blood pressure meds are among the most common medications I see prescribed.  They’ve been around forever; they seem to be […]