Information is important when deciding to get the COVID-19 vaccine

Q: I am hesitant about getting the COVID vaccine. Is it really safe? A: Hesitancy about any new medical treatment is understandable and any concerns deserve to be examined. It is important that you get the correct information so you can make an informed decision that you feel confident about. Vaccines provide our community the [...]

By |2021-03-31T16:37:27-07:00April 7th, 2021|Information, Martha Shapiro's Column|0 Comments

Learning from COVID to improve assisted-living facilities

If I outlive my husband and have difficulty living independently, I want to move to an assisted-living facility. I thrive in the company of others, and a socially isolated life would be lonely and depressing. However, with an eye on COVID and social isolation, I’ve been thinking about features I would like to have available [...]

By |2021-04-07T14:51:20-07:00April 1st, 2021|Information, Other Side of 50|0 Comments