Medicare Home Health vs. Non-Medical Home Care: What’s the Difference?

Often people ask, “Why do you make seniors pay for home care services, when Medicare covers that at no cost?” Yes, it is confusing!  Medicare is available as a means to treat a medical need. Medicare providers fill a very important role in the medical needs of seniors in our community! But those Medicare agencies...
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How Is Your Sense of Taste and Smell?

Did you know that by about age sixty, even healthy people begin to experience a modest decline in taste and more dramatic declines in smell? While as we age physicians will generally test for vision and hearing loss, taste appears to be the greatest untreated sensory loss. Food is one of the main pleasures and requirements...
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