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Bill seeks to increase monthly stipend of senior citizens

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A lawmaker has filed a measure increasing the monthly stipend of senior citizens from P500 to P1,000. House Bill 3731, authored by Rep. Anthony del Rosario (1st District, Davao del Norte), also seeks to lower the age of coverage from the present 77 years old to...

Seniors overwhelmed by Medicare open enrollment marketing

by: Myrna Aquitania Seniors who are 65 or older are given two options to choose when it comes to health care coverage. One is the federally-mandated regular Medicare Health Insurance, while the other one is Medicare Advantage. As I understand it, both healthcare options include a...