November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 5, 2013 Contact: HHS Press Office 202-690-6343

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New Rules to Make Flying Easier for Passengers with Disabilities

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), in its ongoing effort to ensure equal access to air transportation for all travelers, is requiring airline websites and automated airport kiosks to be accessible to passengers with disabilities.  In addition, DOT will allow airlines to choose between stowing wheelchairs in [...]

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Social Security Announces 1.5 Percent Benefit Increase for 2014

Press Release Wednesday, October 30, 2013 Press Office For Immediate Release 410-965-8904 press.office@ssa.gov

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Dear Marci

I just received a notice from my Medicare Advantage plan, called an Annual Notice of Change. What is an Annual Notice of Change?

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The Abilities Buzz: September 2013

FES Rowing Expands Exercise Possibilities for People with Disabilities By Mark McAndrew, Concept2 Rowing

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Marci’s Medicare Answer – October 2013

Marci’s Medicare Answers October 2013   Dear Marci, What is Fall Open Enrollment?

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Marci’s Medicare Answer – September 2013

Marci’s Medicare Answers September 2013 Dear Marci, I heard that due to the Affordable Care Act, Medicare covers preventive screenings at low or no cost to people with Medicare. Does Medicare cover obesity screenings and counseling?

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Marci’s Medicare Answer – August 2013

Marci’s Medicare Answers August 2013 Dear Marci,

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