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  • How can Health IT tools and services help patients? The US and UK are exploring just that - CLICK HERE 
  • Learning more about Government Resources from the web. Did you know that the U.S. Health and Human Services group is on Pinterest - CLICK HERE 
  • Social Security 101 - this video shares facts about social security aimed at young adults - CLICK HERE  
  • Passing on memories with a Legacy Video can be a tremendous gift - CLICK HERE 
  • There is predicted to be 1.75 billion smartphones in use by the end of 2014 - CLICK HERE  

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What is SHIP?
"SHIP is a free health benefits counseling service for Medicare beneficiaries and their families or caregivers. SHIPs mission is to educate, advocate, counsel and empower people to make informed healthcare benefit decisions. SHIP is an independent program funded by Federal agencies and is not affiliated ..."



MagicKitchen - 'At Home' with Good Food
"I think most everyone agrees that for ongoing attention to your health nothing is better than home cooked food. Imagine that you are sitting in your kitchen finishing a cup of tea or coffee on a Saturday morning and dinner comes to mind, "What should I have for dinner tonight?" you ask yourself ..."



"24hourMDNow™ is a national network of physicians and benefits programs that has been in place since 2006 serving over 1 million members through universities and large companies. Now it is available to the public. The 24HourMDNow program is simple to use - anyone subscribing to the monthly service can have a licensed medical doctor on the phone in minutes to consult, prescribe and call in meds ..."

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Feb 15-23 - Colorado Home & Garden Show
Feb 19 - Meeting Alzheimer's: Effective Communication - CA
Feb 22-23 - ideal-LIVING Resort & Retirement Expo - New Jersey
Feb 28 through March 2 - Abilities Expo - California
March 8-9 - ideal-LIVING Resort & Retirement Expo - PA
March 12 - Active Senior Expo - IL
March 13-14 - Alzheimer's Educational Conference - FL
March 14-16 - Abilities Expo - Georgia
March 29-30 - Scottsdale Super Expo Boomer Health Fair - AZ
April 16 - National Healthcare Decisions Day
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From Shield HealthCare - February is American Heart Month. Learn more about heart diseases - CLICK HERE

The American Heart Association has many great resources in learning more about care of your heart - CLICK HERE
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