Resource Guide for Boomers and Seniors
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ASK LARRY...


Got a question about healthcare, housing, money, travel? Or anything for that matter. Publisher Larry W. Hayes will share “30+ years of wisdom.”

During the past 11 years as owner/publisher of ActiveOver50 media, I’ve been asked dozens of questions about a host of things, including housing, healthcare, money, transportation, travel, starting a business, singles clubs —you name it.

Although I don’t claim to be an expert on all of these topics, I do know a little about some things. Or know someone who does.

That’s what this column is all about. Email me your questions on any topic…ASKLARRY@activeover50.com… and I’ll answer them the best I can. The best ones may appear in this column. Read More


15 Minute Physical?

Q: My annual physical took all of 15 minutes. What can my doctor really learn about me in that short of time? I feel cheated and frustrated. Are 15 minute annual exams the norm today? — B.M, Morgan Hill, CA.

A: Welcome to modern medicine. But don’t blame your doctor. It’s the healthcare system most of us have today. Physicians are under extreme financial pressure to see new patients every 15 minutes. There is little time to ask more than a few cursory questions. This rushed “assembly line” medicine doesn’t work for the patient or the doctor. Read More.


Got a question?

Ask me anything—email: ASKLARRY@activeover50.com. Or call 408.921.5806.