Tag Archive | "Health"

prostate, partner, mobility

Mobility Means You’ve Got to Move It, Move It

One in four women over age 65 is unable to walk two blocks or climb a flight of stairs. Known as mobility disability, it is the leading type of incapacity and a key contributor to a person’s loss of independence.

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joy, long-term care

For Valentine’s Day, Bring Joy To An Older Family Member

Bringing joy to older family members is challenging as loved ones take special precautions to keep them healthy, including limiting or eliminating visits and other activities that can cause COVID-19 to spread. 

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Covid

Covid Shot: When Your Chance Comes Don’t Worry About Numbers

When getting vaccinated against covid-19, there’s no sense being picky. You should take the first authorized vaccine that’s offered, experts say.

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Vitamin D

Vitamin D: An Important Factor For Overall Health

Vitamin D has once again been thrust into the spotlight, this time because of its link to COVID-19. COVID-19 patients were vitamin deficient.

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Optimism, aging

Aging Well Happens If You Have Positive Views

If you believe you are capable of becoming the healthy, engaged person you want to be in old age, you are much more likely to experience that outcome.

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nursing homes, vaccine

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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