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Prosecutors Target Health Care Fraud

Prosecutors Target Health Care Fraud

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The top federal prosecutors from South Dakota and North Dakota say they have increased their efforts to fight health care fraud. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson of South Dakota said he has restructured his office to allow lawyers in the criminal and civil divisions to devote “significant time” to investigating medical […]

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100th  ‘Leaves of Grass’  Work of Art

100th ‘Leaves of Grass’ Work of Art

The craft of fine printed books is alive and well at Arion Press. Here, the binding of “Leaves of Grass,” the 100th book, is being hand-sewn. Photo by Jeremy Raff TRANSCRIPT RELATED LINKS HARI SREENIVASAN: Finally, Gutenberg in the age of the digital tablet. Jeffrey Brown has a story [...] Whitman was 36 years old […]

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Can Overactive Bladder Disrupt Life Dreams?

Can Overactive Bladder Disrupt Life Dreams?

By Dr. Roshini Raj Did you know that more than 20 million women in the U.S. suffer from overactive bladder (OAB)? And in the over 55 age group overactive bladder is particularly poignant for women setting goals for their second half of life. OAB is characterized by a number of symptoms including a strong urge […]

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Retiring in Vail – Not Too Bad

Retiring in Vail – Not Too Bad

I am one of those Baby Boomers that always enjoys coming to Vail to ski in the winter and vacation in the summer. Now that I can retire any time in the near future, my wife and I are trying to decide if we want to buy a home and retire in Vail, or are […]

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Birthdays

Happy 66th birthday, Arnold

Happy 66th birthday, Arnold

  By Peter Covino A&E Editor       While Schwarzenegger’s birthday is actually Wednesday, he will be 66, the big birthday bash will be held Saturday. Arnold Day is the product of two former University of Central Florida students who enjoyed getting together and watching Schwarzenegger films in a marathon and drink beer. The […]

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Happy Birthday Duchess of Cornwall

Happy Birthday Duchess of Cornwall

The Duchess of Cornwall celebrates her 67th birthday on Thursday 17 July. Camilla, who has been on an official visit to the West Country with her husband Prince Charles this week, is expected to mark the day with close family and friends. To honour Camilla’s birthday, HELLO! Online has compiled a list of ten facts […]

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Anniversary

This Week in Boomer History: Lenny Bruce … Gulf of Tonkin … Medicare

This Week in Boomer History: Lenny Bruce … Gulf of Tonkin … Medicare

 Lenny Bruce, President Lyndon B. Johnson signs Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, at the Truman Presidential Library in Independence, Mo., a nod to President Harry S. Truman, who proposed the programs in 1945. Politics   Print Lenny Bruce: Book Cover – How to Talk Dirty Noteworthy events from our shared experience On Aug. […]

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100th  ‘Leaves of Grass’  Work of Art

100th ‘Leaves of Grass’ Work of Art

The craft of fine printed books is alive and well at Arion Press. Here, the binding of “Leaves of Grass,” the 100th book, is being hand-sewn. Photo by Jeremy Raff TRANSCRIPT RELATED LINKS HARI SREENIVASAN: Finally, Gutenberg in the age of the digital tablet. Jeffrey Brown has a story [...] Whitman was 36 years old […]

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A Surprise Retirement In Panama

A Surprise Retirement In Panama

        So, why Panama? Why Pedasi, Panama? It has been a 3 year journey to this point. Neither of us ever dreamed that we would be living outside the United States, especially a country with a different language and culture. So, how did we come to this decision? Both of us have […]

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Passions Over 55

Boomers Need Boom Time

Boomers Need Boom Time

All Americans, especially baby boomers, are praying for an economic rebound. None of us want to see (and experience) the decline of our country. The economy spurts, slows, then spurts again. Well, there are solutions to our stagnation. To no one’s surprise, the solutions do not come from the economic morass of our Congress, or […]

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Doctors Taking Bribes

Doctors Taking Bribes

| May 10, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

Hi everyone…I hope your week is going well.  This is a big week here at Bloomer Boomer mostly because we hit a knew growth spurt and we think it is because we have become a favorite on social media like Facebook and Twitter.  Keep doing what you are doing…liking and sharing us on Facebook and […]

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Can Overactive Bladder Disrupt Life Dreams?

Can Overactive Bladder Disrupt Life Dreams?

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

By Dr. Roshini Raj Did you know that more than 20 million women in the U.S. suffer from overactive bladder (OAB)? And in the over 55 age group overactive bladder is particularly poignant for women setting goals for their second half of life. OAB is characterized by a number of symptoms including a strong urge […]

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This Week in Boomer History: Lenny Bruce … Gulf of Tonkin … Medicare

This Week in Boomer History: Lenny Bruce … Gulf of Tonkin … Medicare

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

 Lenny Bruce, President Lyndon B. Johnson signs Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, at the Truman Presidential Library in Independence, Mo., a nod to President Harry S. Truman, who proposed the programs in 1945. Politics   Print Lenny Bruce: Book Cover – How to Talk Dirty Noteworthy events from our shared experience On Aug. […]

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Prosecutors Target Health Care Fraud

Prosecutors Target Health Care Fraud

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The top federal prosecutors from South Dakota and North Dakota say they have increased their efforts to fight health care fraud. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson of South Dakota said he has restructured his office to allow lawyers in the criminal and civil divisions to devote “significant time” to investigating medical […]

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Retiring in Vail – Not Too Bad

Retiring in Vail – Not Too Bad

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

I am one of those Baby Boomers that always enjoys coming to Vail to ski in the winter and vacation in the summer. Now that I can retire any time in the near future, my wife and I are trying to decide if we want to buy a home and retire in Vail, or are […]

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100th  ‘Leaves of Grass’  Work of Art

100th ‘Leaves of Grass’ Work of Art

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

The craft of fine printed books is alive and well at Arion Press. Here, the binding of “Leaves of Grass,” the 100th book, is being hand-sewn. Photo by Jeremy Raff TRANSCRIPT RELATED LINKS HARI SREENIVASAN: Finally, Gutenberg in the age of the digital tablet. Jeffrey Brown has a story [...] Whitman was 36 years old […]

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Divorce Rates Up For Baby Boomers

Divorce Rates Up For Baby Boomers

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

It’s no secret divorce is trending, but you may be surprised to learn the most likely group to get divorced is baby boomers. Yep, baby boomers are divorcing rapidly. There’s a lot here so I called up Jim Reed of BGD Legal, who also happens to be the Pete the Planner Radio Show attorney, to […]

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Greyhound: 100 Year Old July Birthday

Greyhound: 100 Year Old July Birthday

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

Americans have been “leaving the driving” to Greyhound for 100 years this month. From the price of the first ticket to billions of miles traveled, we take a look at the bus line by the numbers. (Gillian Brockell and Jhaan Elker/The Washington Post) It was nearing midnight when a sleek coach adorned with galloping canines […]

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Happy 66th birthday, Arnold

Happy 66th birthday, Arnold

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

  By Peter Covino A&E Editor       While Schwarzenegger’s birthday is actually Wednesday, he will be 66, the big birthday bash will be held Saturday. Arnold Day is the product of two former University of Central Florida students who enjoyed getting together and watching Schwarzenegger films in a marathon and drink beer. The […]

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A Virtual Love Lock for Your Wedding Anniversary

A Virtual Love Lock for Your Wedding Anniversary

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments | Email This Post Email This Post

Matt and his wife, Trish, of Yankton, S.D., launched The Love Lock website Wednesday to provide a digital alternative to folks cluttering some of the world’s most romantic cityscapes with padlocks on bridges. The idea is to affix a lock to a bridge and throw away the key as a symbol of everlasting love. “We […]

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