Tag Archive | "elderly"

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Biden Health Plan A Shot In The Arm For Older Americans

America’s health care system will look different as the administration of Pres. Joe Biden settles into the Oval Office.

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Older Loved Ones Need Extra Care During The Pandemic

Mask orders. Constant cleaning. Quarantine. The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed how many older people live.

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Online Sign-Ups Complicate Vaccine Rollout

Howard Jones, who’s 83, was on the phone for three to four hours every day trying to sign up for a coronavirus vaccine.

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Negative Thoughts About Aging Can Harm Your Spouse

Older husbands and wives can expect their health to decline, as well as that of their spouse, when their self-perceptions about aging become negative, a new study suggests.

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Vaccine Disarray: Seniors Confused About When They Can Get A Shot

For weeks, doctors’ phones have been ringing off the hook with anxious older patients on the other end of the line.

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Age Bias Present In Many Countries & U.S. States

Elders are more respected in Japan and China and not so much in more individualistic nations like the United States and Germany.

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