It's more important than ever for seniors to do what they can to stay healthy as we deal with the spread of the novel 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19). Older adults — 65 years and older — are at higher risk for severe illness associated with COVID-19.
Avoiding trips to the ER may help seniors reduce the risk of exposure. But, accidents and illnesses happen. You should always get the medical care you or a loved one needs.
Preventing a trip to the ER where the risk of exposure to the 2019 novel coronavirus is high helps keep you or a loved one safer and healthier by staying at home. The following 5 tips are good for your health any time: