COVID unpredictability lingers

Before COVID-19, many of us over the age of 60 never regarded ourselves as “older adults” or as someone with an underlying medical condition. However, it didn’t take long for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and county public health officers to place new classifications on us once the novel coronavirus arrived in the [...]

By |2020-07-07T11:55:43-07:00May 28th, 2020|Other Side of 50|0 Comments

What is the “Great Plates Delivered” program?

Question:   Can you tell me more about this program that delivers restaurant meals to seniors? The program is called “Great Plates Delivered” and was announced by Governor Newsom on April 26th. The concept of the program is twofold. First, it supports local restaurants by providing them business by making and providing these meals. And, it [...]

By |2020-07-07T12:23:24-07:00May 13th, 2020|Martha Shapiro's Column|0 Comments