COMMENTARY: Congress and Biden did right by Medicare recipients

Sep 21st, 2022 | By

For millions of current and future Medicare beneficiaries, the Inflation Reduction Act will be nothing short of life-saving.

Help from Alzheimer’s conference: ‘Now more than ever’

Sep 14th, 2022 | By

A day of guidance for people grappling with Alzheimer’s and other dementias in their daily lives is planned for the 2022 Pierce County Alzheimer’s Disease Conference.

Inflation, Social Security motivate retirees to work

Sep 7th, 2022 | By

A recent national survey reveals the main reasons for returning to the workforce–that plus concerns about barriers to getting a job.

Pierce County’s day to stop falling

Sep 7th, 2022 | By

Among the 128,000 Pierce County residents who are 65 or older, falls are the leading cause of injury-related deaths, according to the state Department of Health. That’s the backdrop for a Fall Prevention Awareness Day event scheduled for Sept. 22 in Puyallup.