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Early On, Many Seniors Were Unfazed by Coronavirus Warnings, Study Finds

Apr 15, 2020 - Researchers conducted a study of Chicago residents, many older than sixty, before stay at home orders were issued and then after to determine awareness of the spread of COVID-19.

The Pandemic is Stress Testing Aging in Place

Apr 14, 2020 - Cracks in the support networks available to senior citizens are becoming increasingly apparent as social distancing continues.

During the Coronavirus Pandemic, We’re All Caregivers

Apr 14, 2020 - People have been thrust into caregiving roles now without notice or planning, and these tips will assist through the adjustment process.

Rights Risks to Older People in COVID-19 Response

Apr 07, 2020 - The knowledge that COVID-19 disproportionately affects seniors has led to declarations that can be considered ageist.

How will people react to the new financial crisis?

Apr 06, 2020 - Looking back to how previous economic disasters affected society will give insight as to how populations will react to the financial losses resulting from the current pandemic response.

Supporting older people during the COVID-19 pandemic is everyone’s business

Apr 03, 2020 - An overall response to COVID-19's impact on seniors includes supporting those most at risk, their relatives and their caregivers, according to the World Health Organization's Regional Director of Europe.