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Seniors and the Affordable Care Act

As Californians gear up for the final phase of health-care reform in January, seniors around the state are still wondering what to expect. At a recent Senior Awareness Day event in Modesto, several people wandered between booths in the basement of the city library, gathering information about fitness programs, hospice care and legal advocacy. Many had questions about Medicare, the national health insurance program for some young people with disabilities and people over 65.