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Coping With Dementia During a Pandemic

Daisy Conant, 91, thrives off routine. One of her favorites is reading the newspaper with her morning coffee.

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Using A Public Restroom? Mask Up!

Think you don’t need to worry about COVID-19 while using a public restroom? Researchers recently reported that flushing public restroom toilets can release clouds of virus-laden aerosols for you to potentially inhale.

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Ageism Seen @Twitter During #COVID19

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a perfect storm ageism on social media. Public discourse and negative sentiment were found on nearly one out of five Twitter posts related to older adults and COVID-19.

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Bereavement: Families Are ‘The Secondary Victims Of COVID-19’

Every day, the nation is reminded of COVID-19’s ongoing impact as new death counts are published. What is not well documented is the toll on family members.

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Yoga Shown To Improve Anxiety, Study Shows

Yoga improves symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder, a condition with chronic nervousness and worry, suggesting the popular practice may be helpful in treating anxiety in some people.

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How Do You Know It’s OK to Go Into A Restaurant Or Store?

Just because many businesses are open again doesn’t mean the pandemic is over. The coronavirus is still on the loose which means people have to make serious choices about their health all day, every day.

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