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Caring For The Elderly During COVID-19

When it comes to COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, older people are especially vulnerable to severe illness. Research is showing that adults 60 and older, especially those with preexisting medical conditions, especially heart disease, lung disease, diabetes or cancer are more likely to have severe — even deadly — coronavirus infection than other age groups.

Senior Living During COVID-19

We are dedicated to providing your loved one with the safest possible environment during these challenging times so if you have any concerns please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. It’s only natural that you would have questions about what the best course of action is so we hope this will provide useful information.

Should Everyone Over 60 Take The Same Coronavirus Precautions?

Are precautions of the sort the CDC has endorsed really necessary, even in areas where the new coronavirus doesn’t yet appear to be circulating widely? What about disease-free adults in their 60s and 70s? Do they need to worry about going to a restaurant or a friend’s house for dinner? Are all outside activities ill-advised?

Your Senior Loved One and the Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus can infect anyone, but it’s older adults — ages 60 and up — who are more likely to get seriously sick from it. Some tips are applicable to every generation, but there are specific precautions older adults should take to protect their health. We spoke to two geriatricians and pulled guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to assemble what people 60 and up need to know about the novel coronavirus.

Heartwarming Stories From Nurses and Caregivers

Many nurses credit their unyielding optimism and sense of humor with the ability to power through even the toughest trials. Here are a few heartwarming stories from nurses and caregivers around the country. Hopefully it will brighten your day.

Top Issues Facing Senior Citizens Today

While the golden years can be some of the best years of our life, there are always concerns. Senior citizens have challenges to overcome that are universal to all ages as well as some issues that are specific to their age group.