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5 Things You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine and Variants

Why the vaccine is more important than ever, what to know about the COVID-19 variants and Delta variant, and what you can do to help protect yourself this fall and winter.


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Introducing the Fall 2021 Issue of Clover Living Magazine

Check out the digital edition of the fall issue of Clover Living magazine and subscribe for free!
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Clover Living Summer Issue 2021

Read the digital edition of the premiere issue of Clover Living magazine—and get your free subscription!
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4 Activities To Improve Your Balance

Enhance Your Health, Reduce Your Risk Of Falls, And Have Fun!
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Your Guide to Medical Alert Devices

A medical alert device can offer peace of mind and more independence. Learn about the different device types here.
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Quitting Smoking as an Older Adult

Have you been smoking for years? It might seem hard to quit, but it’s never too late to change your habits. Find tips for quitting smoking here.
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Broccoli-Pea Summer Soup Recipe

This weeknight dish is quick, tasty, and colorful with plenty of room to experiment. Get started here.
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Fried Paprika Chicken with Lemons Recipe

This breezy, Mediterranean chicken is a dinner dream, with the easiest hands-on prep time and almost zero cleanup. Get the recipe here.
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Bursting with Berries Morning Shake

Here’s a simple, repeatable breakfast shake that you can count on for delivering antioxidant-boosting berries along with probiotic-rich yogurt.
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4 Kitchen Gadgets That Make Cooking a Breeze

Here are four made-for-better-living kitchen appliances that actually deliver healthier mealtimes, all while cutting down on the work.
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6 Steps to Prevent Allergies and Breathing Problems

Allergies are in season. Here’s how to prevent allergy issues—and how seasonal triggers interact with other lung conditions.
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In the Bag: Tips for Ordering Groceries Online

Shopping for food from home and ordering groceries online can be a piece of cake. Find helpful tips here.
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White Pizza with Spiral-Cut Zucchini Recipe

This California-style pizza pairs creamy, low-fat ricotta, basil, and fresh zucchini. Get the recipe here.
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Hit the Road! Guide to Taking a Short Day Trip

After more than a year of being cooped up, a change of scenery can do wonders for our mental and physical health. Find helpful tips for taking a day trip here.
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What to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 vaccines are here. Here’s what you need to know.
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8 Easy Brain Exercises to Keep Your Mind Healthy

Brain games can be fun and entertaining. They can also improve your memory, cognitive skills, and mental health.
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How Does Aging-In to Medicare Work?

With a 65th birthday coming up it’s time for you to get ready to enroll in Medicare for the first time. It can be daunting, but we’re here to help you through it!
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6 Nutrition Tips for Seniors

A well-balanced diet promotes healthy aging. Good nutrition can give you more energy and improve heart health. Eating a balanced diet can also reduce your risk of health concerns like diabetes, high blood pressure, and osteoporosis.
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11 Mental Health Tips for Seniors

There are many resources for ways to treat chronic conditions, aches, and pains, such as medication and other therapies. But it’s so important to also take care of your mental health.
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How to Fall Asleep and Stay Asleep

How many hours do you sleep each night? According to the National Institute on Aging, adults need 7 to 9 hours of sleep each night. Here are some helpful tips so you can get the sleep that helps you function well.
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6 Tips for Handling Spring Allergies

Developing a new allergy as an adult can be surprising, and frustrating. However, this phenomenon is becoming increasingly common for adults in every age group—even seniors—whether the allergy is to certain foods, pet dander, or a seasonal trigger like pollen.
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The Best Exercise Ideas For Seniors

If you’re motivated to exercise and move your body, that’s half the battle. Throughout our lives, fitness can sometimes take a backseat to our overall health, but staying active is so important for maintaining a healthy quality of life and independence.
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How Does Medicare Advantage Work?

Medicare Advantage contracts with private companies to help you meet your healthcare needs. These plans work with your doctors, hospitals, and pharmacies to oversee your care. Learn the ins and outs here.
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9 Reasons Seniors Should Create a Fitness Routine

You know that exercise and physical activity are good for your health, but there are so many other health benefits that make working out so important.
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6 Heart-Healthy Tips for Seniors

Although heart disease is common in the senior population, it can be avoided. Here are some diet and exercise tips for seniors this American Heart Month.
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What to Do About Medicare When You Retire Later Than 65

If you’re planning for a late retirement, you don’t have to switch to Medicare right away. Here’s what you need to know if you plan to retire later.
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Understanding the Medicare Special Enrollment Period

There are several Medicare enrollment periods throughout the year.
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Medicare 101: A Guide of Everything You Need to Know About Medicare

Let’s face it, Medicare can be pretty confusing—and Clover Health wants to help you make sense of it. So we created a booklet, Understanding Medicare, where you can find all the information you need in one handy place.
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Clover Health's Member Focus

At Clover Health, we offer Medicare Advantage plans with more.
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Zoom 101 for Seniors While Quarantined

To help seniors navigate the sometimes-confusing world of Zoom, here is Clover Health’s Zoom 101 guide.
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What You Need to Know About Getting a Flu Shot This Year

Getting a flu shot has never been more important than it is now due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Clover Health is here to provide you with flu shot facts, recommendations, pricing, and more
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Understanding Medicare: Original Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage

Get the basics on Medicare Parts A, B, and C as well as Part D—Medicare drug coverage. Learn about the 2 main options for Medicare—Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage—and how they’re different.
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What Are My Medicare Options?

There is a bit more to Medicare than Parts A, B, C, and D. Find out about all your Medicare options to make the right choice for your healthcare.
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How to Choose a Medicare Plan

Cost, benefits, convenience, and health history. Asking the right questions is key. All the factors to think about when you choose a Medicare plan are explained here.
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The Importance of a Primary Care Physician and How to Find One

If you don’t have a primary care physician, it’s time to get one. Hear from Sophia Chang, Chief Clinical Informatics Officer at Clover Health, on why it’s so important.
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Understanding the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP)

Everyone who’s enrolled or about to enroll should feel confident about understanding Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period, or AEP.
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Clover Health Member Charlyee Shares Her Story

Hear Charylee’s story, in her own words, about why she loves Clover Health and how she's staying healthy for her grandkids—her “happy buttons.”
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Hurricane Preparedness Tips for Seniors

It’s especially important for you or a senior you care for to have a hurricane preparedness plan in place to stay safe during a storm.

How Prescription Delivery Works and the Many Benefits for Seniors

Medication delivery offers many benefits to seniors, which is one of the many reasons why Clover Health is a preferred Medicare Advantage plan.

4 Expert Tips for Caring for Someone with Alzheimer's

If you’ll be caring for someone with Alzheimer's or caring for dementia patients at home, these doctor-recommend tips will help you offer the best care and support.