Category Archives: COVID-19 Pandemic

Don’t Let COVID-19 News Overwhelm Your Seniors

Many senior adults who are advised to stay at home due to the COVID-19 outbreak watch the news often about the said pandemic. However, tuning in to these broadcast reports for long periods can take a mental and emotional toll on them. While it is beneficial for seniors to stay informed about what is going … Continue reading

COVID-19 Pandemic: Promoting Mental Health Among Seniors

If action is not taken as soon as possible, the coronavirus pandemic can sow seeds of major mental health crises all over the globe especially among the elderly. Before this pandemic, statistics on mental health were already stark with 264 million people affected by depression according to the World Health Organization. This goes to show … Continue reading