Smell

COVID-related Smell Loss Is Worse For Older Adults

02 December 2021

The reports from covid-19 patients are disconcerting. Only a few hours before, they were enjoying a cup of pungent coffee or the fragrance of flowers in a garden. Then, as if a switch had been flipped, those smells disappeared.

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Omicron

Omicron And Other COVID Variants: What You Should Know

01 December 2021

Americans, already weary of a pandemic nearly two years long, were dealt a new blow during the long Thanksgiving weekend: the announcement that a new coronavirus variant had emerged.

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Many Older Americans Plan To Take Long Trips

30 November 2021

Nearly one in three older adults plans to pack their bags for a long trip far from home in the next year, and many look forward to holiday travel in the next two months, a new poll finds. 

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Visiting Older Relatives For The Holidays? Help Spot & Fix Falling Risks

29 November 2021

A lot of families have plans for big holiday gatherings this year, bringing the generations together especially now that children over age 5 can get vaccinated against COVID-19 and all adults can get a booster dose to give them additional protection.

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Holiday Trends For 2021: Personalized Gifts Are In

28 November 2021

The holiday season is a special time to share meaningful moments and gifts with loved ones to show each other you care.

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Potato latkes

Continue The Holiday Feasting With Hanukkah Potato Latkes

27 November 2021

From turkey and cranberry sauce straight to potato pancakes in one weekend. Not bad!

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