Dear Pharmacist: What to Do for Chronically Itchy Skin

The average person is estimated to scratch an itch on their body about a hundred times a day, and that is considered pretty normal.

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Farmers Market Vouchers Now Available in Cumberland County

Farmers market nutrition vouchers are now being mailed to eligible Cumberland County seniors 60 years of age and older who complete an application.

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Farmers Market Nutrition Program Open in Lebanon County

The Lebanon County Area Agency on Aging will again be the distributing agency for the Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program checks in 2021.

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York County Fruit and Vegetable Vouchers Available by Mail

The York County Area Agency on Aging, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, is again offering the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program to eligible York County seniors by mail.

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2021 Farmers Market Voucher Program Has Begun

Lancaster County Office of Aging is pleased to announce distribution of the 2021 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Voucher Program.

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Don’t Wait to Treat a Hernia: What to Know Before Talking to Your Surgeon

Hernias can happen at any age, but they are most commonly diagnosed in adults over 50. In fact, a study conducted by JAMA found that an increase in emergent hernia rates was the highest in the older adult population (over 65 years).

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How to Safely Clean Your Hearing Aids

When you take the time to clean your hearing aids on a regular basis, they work better, last longer, and certainly look more presentable. But hearing aids are expensive and delicate, so it’s important to clean them properly so you don’t accidentally damage them.

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Savvy Senior: Do I Need to Sign Up for Medicare If I’m Still Working?

Dear Savvy Senior,

I will turn 65 in a few months and plan to keep working for several more years. I have good health insurance from my employer now. Do I have to sign up for Medicare when I reach 65?

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7 Tips to Get a Fully Charged 7 Hours of Sleep

Sleep should always be considered one of the natural drives, like drinking water when thirsty and eating when hungry.

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