Mark Harvey

Mark posted 53 stories to Peninsula Daily News.
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HELP LINE: Remember: Age is just a number

TODAY IS MY birthday (thank you, thank you very much), and I…

  • Aug 13th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Seek information to help with dementia

A LOT OF us know a lot about dementia. It’s not necessarily…

  • Aug 6th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: For your loved ones, remember to make a will

THE OTHER DAY a friend of mine lost her dad. It wasn’t…

  • Jul 30th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Remember: New Medicare numbers are coming

DO WE ALL remember that Social Security numbers are coming off our…

  • Jul 23rd, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Why do we fear and hate aging?

SOMETIMES, WHEN I have nothing else productive to do, I actually think…

  • Jul 16th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Remember the rules of Medicare

MANY OF US can easily remember when the norm was that retirement,…

  • Jul 9th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Divorced? You could be eligible for ex-spouse benefits

I’VE JUST DISCOVERED that I completely missed a national designation a few…

  • Jul 2nd, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Don’t lack the courage to ask for help

MOST OF US aren’t really looking to live forever, and that’s good…

  • Jun 25th, 2017 10:25am

HELP LINE: Remember to thank fathers, father figures

FIRST THINGS FIRST, right? Today is Father’s Day. If that’s something you…

  • Jun 18th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: SHIBA needs volunteers like you

WHAT’S THE ONE thing that drives every single one of us uniformly…

  • Jun 11th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Caregivers need support sometimes, too

THE ODDS ARE pretty good that most of us are hearing the…

  • Jun 4th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: When you have time to, think through your options

HERE’S AN EXCHANGE that might be helpful to a lot of us.…

  • May 28th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: In face of dementias, check for compassionate allowances

CLOSE YOUR EYES and imagine this: You’re going along, living your life…

  • May 21st, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: If mothers ruled the world …

I THINK THAT most of us would agree (except for those of…

  • May 14th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Forks offers up fun with family fair

WANT TO SEE how to strike unmitigated terror into the hearts of…

  • May 7th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Remember: ‘Not getting worse’ matters

WE’RE GOING TO bounce around a few different things today, but allow…

  • Apr 30th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: There are ways to get extra help

MONEY, MONEY MONEY. I’m hoping to get your attention. How did I…

  • Apr 23rd, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Documents for decisions when you can’t make them

THOSE OF US who have been mucking about in these columns for…

  • Apr 16th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Use Medicare to avoid using Medicare

I CONCLUDED LAST week’s column with “Medicare happens,” implying that we were…

  • Apr 9th, 2017 1:30am

HELP LINE: Don’t panic and remember: Medicare happens

THIS IS WEEK No. 3 of describing the Medicare Machine. I am…

  • Apr 2nd, 2017 1:30am