Here are the latest senior shopping hours and mask policies at major shopping chains.
Health news and information for seniors
Although cancellations could still occur, the major cruise lines currently plan to resume cruises from the U.S. on November 1 or 2, 2020.
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Delta, SouthWest and JetBlue airlines have set aside middle seats on all their flights at least through November 30, 2020.
Most seniors have unwanted and expired medications in their homes. To safely dispose of your old meds, read these tips.
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Walmart this weeks extended the shopping hours at most stores, pushing their closing time from 8:30 pm to 10 pm. The chain also announced the continuation of Senior Pickup Hour and Senior Shopping Hour.
Target has a senior shopping hour on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.
All Sam’s Club locations will have curbside pickup by the end of June, the company announced. Sam’s still has senior shopping hours every Tuesday and Thursday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at all stores nationwide.
Costco has a senior shopping hour on weekday mornings.
BJ’s Wholesale Club has a senior shopping hour from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Monday through Friday for shoppers ages 60 and older.
Family Dollar stores have a early senior shopping hour for shoppers ages 60 and older.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has released videos and written guidelines advising seniors how to deal with the Coronavirus epidemic.
AARP members can get a free hearing test via phone.
Highlights from the One World: Together At Home live special – including performances by the Rolling Stones, Elton John, Celine Dion and Paul McCartney – are available today on Youtube.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson posted a video message of thanks on Sunday after being released from the hospital, where he was treated for Covid-19.
Queen Elizabeth gave an Easter address to the nation on Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020.
U.S. health officials now recommend people wear cloth masks in public areas where social distancing can be difficult, such as grocery stores.
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Prince Charles today broadcast a message about his recovery from coronavirus and his appreciation for those on the front lines.
An anthropologist identifies four communication strategies for people to maintain social connection.
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Biologist Jeffrey Gardner how hand sanitizer works and why he doesn’t recommend making your own at home.
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Forget being super self-critical and whipping yourself into shape. There are ways to set yourself up for success that are far kinder and work better.
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