seniors http://wlrn.org en Seniors On Medicare Patrol In Miami http://wlrn.org/post/seniors-medicare-patrol-miami <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s a crime that requires no guns. It frequently goes unnoticed until after the fact, and the victims are unwitting U.S. taxpayers duped to the tune of $68 billion a year. Medicare fraud has become one of the most profitable illegal activities in the country — and South Florida is the most likely place to get fleeced.</span></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:38:13 +0000 Ana Veciana-Suarez 34639 at http://wlrn.org Seniors On Medicare Patrol In Miami Advice From Dr. Ruth: Seniors Should Have Sex In The Morning http://wlrn.org/post/advice-dr-ruth-seniors-should-have-sex-morning <p></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:05:26 +0000 Alicia Zuckerman 33835 at http://wlrn.org Advice From Dr. Ruth: Seniors Should Have Sex In The Morning How 'The Condom Lady' Teaches Local Seniors About Safe Sex http://wlrn.org/post/how-condom-lady-teaches-local-seniors-about-safe-sex <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(26, 39, 50); font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 19px; text-align: left; ">Kate GeMeiner, in a pixie haircut and a sensible brown pantsuit, holds up what, from the back of the room, appears to be a see-through balloon. It isn’t.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 12px; padding: 0px; line-height: 19px; color: rgb(26, 39, 50); font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; text-align: left; ">“Never use Vaseline with a condom,” she says in her best announcer’s voice. “Never, only KY jelly.”</p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Ana Veciana-Suarez 22567 at http://wlrn.org How 'The Condom Lady' Teaches Local Seniors About Safe Sex Scammers Find Fertile Ground In Health Law http://wlrn.org/post/fraudsters-target-seniors-amid-confusion-about-obamacare One recent morning, Evelyne Lois Such was sitting at her kitchen table in Denver when the phone rang. Such, who's 86, didn't recognize the phone number or the deep voice on the other end of the line.<p>"He asked, 'Are you a senior?' and I said yes, and he said, 'Well, we are sending out all new Medicare cards, and I want to make sure I have all your statistics just correct,' " Such recalls.<p>At first, the caller didn't seem too fishy. He started by running through her address and phone number, just to make sure they were right. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 15:20:23 +0000 12791 at http://wlrn.org Scammers Find Fertile Ground In Health Law