Health & Wellbeing

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Virus Outbreak-Wyoming
A guide to when, where and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine or booster.
Cheyenne FitLot Park
The classes are a mix of cardio and strength training and those at any fitness level are welcome to join. AARP Wyoming recommends you consult with a physician before beginning an exercise program.
Nursing home staff and resident
Wyoming’s nursing home COVID-19 resident ratio for the four-week period ending Dec. 18, was 7.27 cases per 100 residents, which is the eighth highest in the nation and up from November’s rate of 6.7 cases per 100 residents.
Fred Baldwin
What was old is new again for the Labor, Health, and Social Services Committee. Fred Baldwin, himself a Physician Assistant, will head up the Senate side of the committee, while Rep. Dan Zwonitzer takes the helm of the House Committee.
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Wyoming’s rate of COVID-19 cases and deaths inside Wyoming skilled nursing homes rose during the four-week period ending October 23, 2022.
If you need help understanding the basics of Medicare Part D AARP Wyoming volunteer Nancy Drummond can help. At 1 p.m. on Oct. 18, Drummond will host a free webinar on Medicare Part D. 
A call with experts from Mountain Pacific Quality Health will offer tips and tricks for attaining brain health as we age.
Nurses Helping Elderly
Wyoming nursing home residents and staff are seeing the impacts of COVID-19 diminish in the month of March.
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Wyoming nursing homes report on their COVID-19 cases, deaths, and staff shortages over the four week period ending Feb. 22, 2022.
Senior using a walker
While Wyoming nursing homes saw a surge in COVID-19 cases among its residents over the four-week period ending Jan. 23, the state’s ratio of cases was far below the national average. That is according to the latest edition of AARP’s COVID-19 Nursing Home Dashboard.
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