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‘They Have No One’: At 88, a Transgender Icon Combats Loneliness Among Seniors

‘They Have No One’: At 88, a Transgender Icon Combats Loneliness Among Seniors

MEXICO CITY — The pink paint of her stairwell is peeling, the black metal banister chipped, but Samantha Flores is as sharp-witted as ever amid a p [...]
How to Vaccinate Homebound Seniors? Take the Shots to Them.

How to Vaccinate Homebound Seniors? Take the Shots to Them.

One vial of vaccine. Five elderly homebound patients. Six hours to get to them before the vaccine spoiled.Doctors at Northwell Health, the largest [...]
Elderly are more likely to catch COVID-19 a second time, study finds

Elderly are more likely to catch COVID-19 a second time, study finds

People over 65 who have recovered from COVID-19 have a 50-50 chance of a second attack within six months of their first illness, a n [...]
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