Pet Ownership for Older Adults

According to a survey done in 2019 by the American Pet Products Association 67% of Americans, just under 85 million people, own a pet. We see the value of companionship and compassion brought by pet ownership. Pet ownership has been associated with improved mental and cardiovascular health, among other benefits, as explored in THIS ARTICLE …

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Summer Planning and Hot Weather Safety

As the summer season comes into full swing, it is important for our community to consider how to plan activities to be as safe and enjoyable as possible. This Article written by Heidi Petermeier from the University of Nevada at Reno covers a wide range of considerations when planning outdoor activities. The Eastern Shore offers …

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