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Open thread: What songs make you happy?

Time to play radio, stereo, MP3, Pandora, iTunes, Alexa or whatever you use to listen to music. It's not the same as a doctor saying "Take two songs and call me in the morning" but it's close. According to research, music changes our perception: If you want to feel happy, listen to happy. But if I had to pick my …

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Follow Up Open Thread: Movies!

We presented the conversation to our readers last Sunday and asked them for their three best films and favorite movie quotes. (The story is here, along with the comments. It's interesting to see everyone's "comfort" movies: the ones you'll see over and over, and your favorite quotes. Among the many responses we received, we saw a surprisingly many preferences , …

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Senior Planet Book Club: Our First Book!

The votes are in! We are pleased to announce that our first offering of the Online Book Club is… .. Tepper Isn & # 39; t Going Out by Calvin Trillin For Week One of the Online Book Club, please read chapters 1- 11 no later than Tuesday, April 14. Then come back to seniorplanet.org/articles/online-book-club/ and we will open a …

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Medicare 2020 changes and the virus

Being new to Medicare can be extremely daunting. Not knowing if, when and how to apply is confusing enough. Then you can top off the confusion with all the annual Medicare changes. Even if you are already registered, there can often be uncertainty about what is and is not covered, especially during this global pandemic. We start with the article …

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Open Thread: Movies! – Senior Planet

Senior Planet launches an "open thread" series on Sundays to gather all of our readers and invite your posts and thoughts on the various topics. Please share your thoughts in the comments! While we have all been temporarily satisfied, we spend more time watching movies. If it seems old familiar favorites are appealing to more than something new, you're not …

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So what is your favorite comfort food?

We made the call and got so many answers to our open thread about favorite comfort food. Some of them are junk food (guilty as charged, I love potato chips), but the majority were real foods with real nutritional value … and of course they are as varied as our readers and subscribers. Soup got a lot of love. Roberta …

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Coronavirus Scams – Senior Planet

It is a pity when dishonest people try to get cash to avail a disaster. Watch out for these COVID-19 scams and read our tips on how to protect yourself from being scammed. Scammers "Phish" for the victims by sending emails that appear to be from a legitimate source; they ask you to click on a link, request personal or …

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Taxtime scam alert – Senior Planet

It's taxtime, and scammers work overtime to trick you into sending them your dough. Here are some quick tips from the experts: Other scammers try to trick you by threatening your social security benefits … The FTC has some information (link here) about fraud like fake tax returns made in your name and fake online preparation outfits. [19659002] Has anyone …

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Shop safely for food – Senior Planet

Stores around the country open their doors early for older adults. Here are some of the major chains that have made accommodation: Costco 8 – 9 on Tuesdays and Thursdays for 60 years and older. More information Kroger Exclusive hour at shops for people 60 and older in selected stores. More information Publix 7 – 08.00 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays …

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Loneliness-Busters can be found online – Senior Planet

During the coronavirus challenge, it is important for higher-risk populations – older people, especially those with underlying health problems – to practice & # 39; social distancing & # 39; – but a scaled-down social life need not be lonely. Using the Internet can connect with the people we care about and can get in touch with a wider world …

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