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Are you at risk of falling?

Are you at risk of falling? What you can do to prevent a fall? Learn more at MAC’s Fall Prevention Day being held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Free activities include: fall risk and blood pressure screenings, medication review (bring a list of all your medications) and informational vendors.…

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Beware the “grandparent scam”

The special bond grandparents share with their grandchildren is used as leverage among the worst types of scammers. The “grandparent scam” has been making the rounds in various incarnations for years, and losses victims suffer are among the highest of all scam types.     How It Works • A person claiming to be your…

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Register now for “Aging into Medicare” classes

If you are getting ready to turn 65 in the next 6 months or will be going on Medicare soon, MAC’s new class, “Aging Into Medicare,” is for you! Discussion will include how Medicare works, what it covers and when to apply. Going on Medicare is one of the more difficult challenges for the aging…

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A senior celebration: May is Older Americans Month

by Lance Robertson, Assistant Secretary for Aging and Administration for Community Living Administrator Every day, all around us, older adults make a positive impact in our communities. As employees, volunteers, mentors, and advocates, they are an integral part of America’s social fabric. Their experience and insights enrich and strengthen our neighborhoods, workplaces, and families.

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MAC is new home for PRMC Cancer Support Services

Peninsula Regional Medical Center treats many people with cancer at the Richard A. Henson Cancer Institute every year, and supports their emotional and social well-being through its Cancer Support Services office. Previously located on Riverside Drive, PRMC’s Cancer Support Services have found a new home at MAC Inc.

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