Have you turned to the arts during this global pandemic? Whether it’s painting, crafting, reading or watching films and TV, the arts have had a crucial role in making many of us feel better. Have you thought about creating art yourself? It’s easier than you think! Joshua Vickery of CFC Arts offers encouragement for tapping into your creative side.
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An estimated 44 million unpaid caregivers in the U.S. provide more than $490 billion in unpaid labor each year. Yet, so many caregivers go unnoticed, unappreciated and unsupported. Alexandra Drane is working to change that.
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Nurses have shown the world what many of us already know. They are heroes. In honor of National Nurses Week, Growing Bolder thanks them for all they do, and have done, for this crisis, and beyond.
Growing Bolder checks in with President of Florida Blue Medicare Kathy Feeny to discuss the swift and innovative actions Florida Blue Medicare has put in place in order to quickly address members’ shifting needs during the pandemic.
Growing Bolder touches base with Tyra Phillips, Executive Director of the Dade County Farm Bureau, to discuss the devastating impact COVID-19 is having on Florida’s agricultural economy and what the future holds.
Older alumni remain hopeful about future reunions as the pandemic lingers.
It felt like COVID-19 was almost in our rearview mirror. However, as numbers spike, many people are reluctant to venture out of their comfort zone. Here are 5 tips to avoid going stir crazy.
A third COVID-19 vaccine dose is available now to 3% of the U.S. population. But soon, a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot will be available to everyone. Here’s what you need to know.
Growing Bolder’s Bill Shafer and Dr. Nick Dewan, vice president of Behavioral Health at Florida Blue Medicare, talk about the challenges people face in making the transition from living with the “deadly threat” of the pandemic to adapting to the world today.
Multigenerational households are popping up in neighborhoods across America. The factors are two-fold: The COVID pandemic, coupled with economic concerns.
Don’t have your COVID-19 vaccine yet? Here’s another dose of preventative medicine: exercise.
Despite the logistical challenges, the pandemic lockdown is opening other doors of opportunity.
The physical and emotional pitfalls of COVID-19 run deep on many levels, but here’s some light to shed on all the darkness, especially for the 50+ crowd.
At 101, Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt is America’s favorite face of the tournament. As with previous games, she’ll join Loyola-Chicago as the team chaplain for the opening tipoff this Friday.
It’s safe to say nobody had a world-renowned cellist serenading people at a vaccination clinic on their list of potential pandemic chronicles.
Dolly Parton didn’t get any special dispensation when she received a dose of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday. At 75, she is well beyond the priority age of 65.
Covid-19 vaccines are a precious item these days. And scarce, too, unfortunately. Not one dose should ever be wasted.