National Physical Therapy Month is hosted by the
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) to recognize the life-changing work that physical therapists do
when they help people regain motion. This year's focus is on healthy
aging. Go to the APTA website to learn how you can spread the word on
social media or host a community event.
The global spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has led to a lot of questions about alternatives to nursing homes with everyone now being asked to “social distance” and what it means to be safe, or safely cared for, during a pandemic.
Lisa Shultz was suddenly told that she could not visit her mother weekly because of new rules to help limit the spread of the novel coronavirus. Learn how she is coping and still connecting with her mom.
Elder care in a time of recommended isolation can be tricky for family and friends. See what's recommended to stay connected safely.