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Seasonal Picks: 3 Foods You Should Try This Spring

Spring is when we shake the snow off and finally start to thaw out after a long, cold winter. Along with the thaw comes a crop of flavorful and...

New Study Shows People Aged 55+ Lack Savings

As you near retirement, making sure you have a healthy nest egg is important. After all, you want to be able to enjoy your “long vacation,” right?...

3 Fun & Competitive Sports for Seniors

Sports are an excellent way to exercise and make new friends. And since you’re having fun, it doesn’t feel like work. While you’re focused on...

The Importance of Healthy Hydration

Maintaining a healthy hydration level is one of the simplest and most important ways you can keep yourself healthy. The opposite is also true — not...

What is Medicareful Living?

We launched Medicareful Living in 2017 as the lifestyle blog associated with Medicareful, a Medicare plan finder tool that helps seniors and...

Superfood Snack Hacks: Pomegranates

Pomegranates are surprisingly healthy fruits that you may not have tried, or if you have, it may have been as a juice or hidden in a larger recipe....

Does Medicare Cover Genetic Testing?

Recently, we covered what genetic testing is and why you may be interested in getting this type of testing. If you want, or need, to get genetic...

Getting Creative with Comfort Food: A Healthy Po Boy

Po boys are, perhaps, the most famous type of sandwich from New Orleans, closely competing with the muffuletta. A po boy is a sandwich made up of a...

What Can You Learn from Genetic Testing?

In many instances, surprises can be a good thing — a surprise birthday party or a surprise vacation, etc. One place where surprises are rarely...

Want to Start Volunteering? Answer These 3 Questions First!

If you’re retired or have a few extra hours in your schedule, an excellent way to fill some of your free time is to give back to your community or...

The Health Benefits of Sports Fandom

Each weekend, you don your favorite jersey and lucky socks, sit in the exact same spot on the couch, and turn on the game. You’re a sports fan, and...

Getting Creative with Comfort Food: Mardi Gras Classics

Mardi Gras has become synonymous with the city of New Orleans as a day of parades, eating too much, and merriment in the Big Easy. The festival of...

What Does MACRA Mean for You?

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) restructured several large aspects of Medicare, chiefly how physicians are paid...

What to Do If You Receive a Terminal Diagnosis

When we meet with doctors for a diagnosis, we always hope for good news. But, sometimes, it’s not. Sometimes, it’s the news that we least wanted to...

Dishes to Impress Your Friends: Homemade Lobster Ravioli

Everyone who cooks has at least one recipe that’s their show-stopper. It’s that impressive dish you wheel out when friends come over for dinner —...

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