We asked AARP for its advice on how Eastern Iowa seniors, and their families, can deal with being apart so much this year. Q. It’s been a crazy year for all of us, but maybe more so for Iowa seniors, who may have less regular interactions with other people and more to fear from getting seriously ill from COVID-19.

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  • Girls basketball coaches finding creative ways for players to train and bond
    With winter sports on hold until Jan. 19, gymnasiums closed, weight rooms locked and in many cases students home learning remotely, girls basketball coaches around the state are getting creative ...
    12/3/2020 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • How Caregivers of People with Dementia Can Navigate the Holidays
    One of your neighbors posted in Health & Fitness. Click through to read what they have to say. (The views expressed in this post are the author’s own.) ...
    12/3/2020 - 5:04 am | View Link
  • Fun and Safe Ways Seniors Can Celebrate New Year’s Eve
    This has undoubtedly been a challenging year for us all but New Year's Eve is still worth celebrating! Thankfully, there are many fun and safe ways we can celebrate the holiday.
    12/3/2020 - 2:50 am | View Link
  • Becoming Isis Tha Saviour
    A former ward of the state who gave birth while imprisoned, Philly rapper Isis Tha Saviour uses hip-hop to transform her trauma into freedom.
    12/3/2020 - 1:01 am | View Link
  • Power of music brings generations together in McMaster course
    Dianne Dunn, 86, grew up in a music-loving family. She enjoyed going to operas, tried her hand at piano (though she says she’s not very good at it), and listened to the greats like Frank Sinatra. She ...
    12/2/2020 - 9:51 am | View Link
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