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Vitamin D and COVID-19: What Doctors Know (and Don't) So Far

Research continues into whether supplements can prevent or treat coronavirus infections

4 Reasons You Shouldn't Skip Your Second Shot

The final dose could be more important than the first

the covid vaccine in your state

The latest on how to get the vaccine.

Most Common Vaccine Side Effects in Older Adults

Mild-to-moderate symptoms reported

5 Tips to Mind Your Pandemic Ps & Qs

We asked etiquette and public health experts for tips

Black, Latina Women Focusing on Self-Care

Survey finds emphasis on inner health

Fraudsters Hit Program Offering Cash for Funerals

Beware unsolicited help for FEMA application

Parkinson's Patients Slow Climb Back After COVID

Symptoms are made worse by virus and isolation

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Caregiving for a Loved One More Caregiving News

Nursing Home Couple Died of COVID, Days Apart

Vaccinations began at their facility two weeks later

Nursing Homes Report Lowest Rates of Infection and Death

'While this trend is good, we're not done yet'

Need Help? Discover AARP Community Connections

Website links volunteers with those in need

Coping at Home


6 Back-to-Normal Health Tests You Need to Try

Take time to assess the damage from the pandemic

11 Things to Put on Your Revenge Shopping List

Make up for lost time at the mall by splurging

Returning to Work? Prevent Pet Separation Anxiety

Strategies to ease concerns about leaving animals


Taxes and Finances

Are Face Masks, Sanitizers a Tax Return Write Off?

IRS offers breaks for personal protective equipment

IRS Tax Deadlines You Need to Know in 2021

Taxpayers now have until May 17 to file 2020 returns

Travel Safety

New Rules Require Masks For Plane, Train and Bus Travel

Face coverings also mandated on federal property

Will You Need the COVID-19 Vaccine to Travel?

Possible requirements include 'health passports'

How Tour Operators Are Adapting as Travel Restarts

What to expect when considering guided group trips

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