elderly

Elderly hand (illustrative)
Soothing the everyday path for elderly family members

How do you know your elderly parent or parents are in need of more help than you can offer? When do you worry that their safety is at risk?

By JUDY JOSS
23/07/2020
A woman reacts as a doctor wearing a protective glove takes a swab to test for coronavirus disease
Doctors attack the Health Ministry's coronavirus combating policy

As an alternative, the group of doctors offered to keep the older population safer and to allow more freedom to Israel's youth.

PROF. TALMA HENDLER, founding director of the Sagol Brain Institute in Tel Aviv, examines a patient
Israeli scientists' new method improves brain function in elderly

The study found an improvement in the cognitive function in areas including attention, information processing speed, executive function, all of which typically decline with age

15/07/2020
Ongoing negotiations to allow elderly to use public transport for free

Regev stressed that while she is working to allow the elderly to use public transport for free, she is also working to make sure they have a way to pay with cash until negotiations are completed.

An Ethiopian Orthodox Priest blesses the faithful with an incense which according to their belief wi
114-year-old Ethiopian monk could be oldest coronavirus survivor

His age puts him in a small group of people to have survived both COVID-19 and the Spanish flu pandemic a century ago.

Review finds elderly often left out of COVID-19 trials

“To have them be this gravely impacted and not include them is immoral."

22/06/2020
old people
Elderly more worried about others than themselves during pandemic - study

Of the anxiety inducing factors, survey results found that respondents worried most for their family, more so than for their own circumstances.

02/06/2020
New coronavirus case emerges at Beersheba nursing home

As the number of active cases continues to decline overall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre is set to reopen on Sunday.

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