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U.S. Calls for 'Pause' in Use of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

6 cases reported after 6.8 million doses administered

Resources to Schedule a Vaccine Appointment

Volunteers can help people navigate sign-up process

You were supposed to get a vaccine from J&J. Now what?

Officials are scrambling to reschedule appointments

the covid vaccine in your state

The latest on how to get the vaccine.

8 Things to Know Before Your Second Shot

The do's and don'ts of the two-dose regimen

The Common Cold May Offer Some Protection

Immune response hinders coronavirus replication

COVID-19 Ranks as Third Leading Killer of Americans

Only heart disease, cancer caused more deaths

Vaccine Side Effects Are Stronger in Women

Females have a more robust immune response

Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Effective in Real-World Study

mRNA shots prevent coronavirus infections

Your Membership

Caregiving for a Loved One More Caregiving News

Pandemic Not Spurring Advance Health Care Wishes

Only 7 percent say they are motivated to take action

As COVID Cases Fall, Nursing Homes Feel Out New Normal

Visits and activities are resuming in facilities

Need Help? Discover AARP Community Connections

Website links volunteers with those in need

Coping at Home


Weight, Drinking, Insomnia Spiked During Pandemic

An increase in stress led to unhealthy behaviors

What to Do When Your Children Put You at Risk

Adult children may not view virus risks the same way


Taxes and Finances

What Is the IRS Timeline for Third Stimulus Checks?

The payments include adult dependents for first time

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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