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COVID-19 Hospital Admissions On The Rise As The Christmas Holiday Approaches
A guide to where, when and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine or booster
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Texans are facing excessive heat warnings along with requests to conserve electricity this week. Here are action steps.
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AARP Texas has announced the names of local advocates who have received fellowships to participate in the Texas State Walking College.
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As temperatures rise and Texans rely heavily on air conditioning in their homes, AARP Texas seeks to educate consumers, including older Texans, on how to protect themselves against the rising costs of electricity and other utility expenses.
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Inflation and food insecurity are impacting many older Texans, but there are assistance programs, such as SNAP, available to help.
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Steps older Texans and state leaders can take to reduce electric rate shock and boost the resiliency of utility customers and the electric grid.
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Know the signs of danger from the heat and how to protect yourself from sun damage and heat exhaustion.
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Learn new ways to whip up tasty meals with cooking classes, presented by AARP in Houston, that feature prickly pear and a nutritious ancient grain.
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Rates of COVID-19 deaths and cases in nursing homes have declined dramatically in Texas and nationwide as the Omicron wave recedes. Still, COVID-19 remains a deadly issue for nursing home residents. AARP Texas urges legislators to focus on nursing home safety.
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AARP Texas and Better Block Foundation to release free, open-source designs for placemaking furniture in a new WikiBlocks AARP Collection.
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