- Written by Jim Miller Jim Miller
Dear Savvy Senior,
I recently read an article about robotic pets being a great substitute for pet-loving seniors who can’t have or take care of a pet any longer. What do you think of this?
The Pennsylvania departments of Aging and Human Services are reminding Pennsylvanians who serve as caregivers for either a family member or a close friend that there are resources available to help them as the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise.
January symbolizes new beginnings and fresh hopes for all of us. As you celebrate, consider some of these facts about the first month of the new year:
Did you know that approximately 6.85 million accounts get hacked every day? This is 158 accounts per second!
December is a month of holiday celebrations crossing different cultures and nationalities. Here’s a quick snapshot of what people celebrate, and why:
- Written by Victor M. Parachin Victor M. Parachin
Though the December holiday season inspires feelings of warmth, belonging, connection, and joy for many people, there are other individuals for whom the month is one of increased stress, sadness, anxiety, loneliness, and depression.
- Written by Candace O’Donnell Candace O’Donnell
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