Tag Archive | "Social distancing"

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Hitting The Slopes: Skiing Can Be Fun & Safe

Staying active is important during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for many people, that means pursuing outdoor activities like skiing, where fresh air is plentiful and social distancing is easier to achieve.

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Going Home for the Holidays? What You Need To Know

Vivek Kaliraman, who lives in Los Angeles, has celebrated every Christmas since 2002 with his best friend, who lives in Houston. But, this year, instead of boarding an airplane, which felt too risky during the COVID pandemic, he took a car and plans to stay with his friend for several weeks.

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Gifts: New & Unusual Pandemic-Proof Game Ideas

The pandemic has proven there’s no shortage of games to keep families, couples and kids amused. The classics are ever-present, but a range of new or off-the-beaten-track gift entries are available. 

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As COVID Anxiety Grows, Tips To Avoid Crisis & Conflict

Among mask mandates, social distancing, outspoken political views and personal challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a heightened risk for public spaces turning into places of conflict.

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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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Many older adults follow strict precautions to protect themselves from COVID. The “new normal” ― for those 65 and older ― is a very different and fearful social order. Top row (from left): Willetha and Harold Barnette, Vicki Ellner, Richard Chady. Center row (from left): Patricia Griffin, Wilma Jenkins, Annis Pratt. Bottom row (from left): Ed and Marian Hollingsworth, Harry Hutson, Edward Mosely. (Courtesy of participants

Life Beyond COVID Seclusion Means Challenges

Months into the coronavirus pandemic, older adults are having a hard time envisioning their “new normal.”

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