The Back to School Guide for These Unconventional Times

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Back-to-school season is traditionally marked by a run on discounted pencils, overcrowded malls and lots of nail-biting nerves about new teachers. But this year, the back-to-school season is entirely different. Forget the crowds and a race to find the hottest-selling backpack. This year, it’s all about the trendiest face masks and getting ready for

Elder Abuse Awareness

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15, 2020, recognizes the risks of elder abuse and neglect of older people. It’s a day for family and caregivers around the world to learn how to take proactive steps to protect loved ones and for older people to learn how they can protect themselves. What is elder abuse Read More »

Don’t Toss That Junk Mail — It Might be Your Stimulus Payment

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Four million Americans are receiving their Economic Impact Payment in the form of a prepaid debit card — and many are mistaking it for junk mail. Last week, the U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) began sending out Economic Impact Payments (EIP) as prepaid debit cards. The cards arrive in plain white Read More »

Your Complete Guide to Safe and Comfortable Face Covering

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Q: I’ve started wearing a face mask every time I go out, per CDC recommendations; however, I’m finding these coverings to be less than comfortable. Is there any way around the irritations and discomforts of wearing face coverings? A: Face coverings have become an essential wardrobe component for people all over the country (and world) Read More »