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Caregivers should know what hospice involves and how to navigate the decision
An innovative Medicare program could get more people to seek hospice sooner
The difference between where Americans would prefer to die and where they do
Personal medical experiences from an expat entering his 60s
This program might pay for some long-term care costs, but the rules are tricky
A new investigation paints a harrowing picture of hospice patients left for dead
What the 2.8 percent bump will really mean for retired Americans
More than 10,000 people will enroll in Medicare every day over the next 10 years
Its Medicaid program takes a novel approach for some with life-threatening diseases
Long-term care costs the federal programs do and don't pay for
State and federal rules determine who is eligible, and what benefits they get
A senior housing expert looks into his crystal ball and sees challenges ahead
Contributing factors: health inequity, discrimination and lack of cultural competency
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