The Current State of COVID-19 in the Senior Community

In 2020, the world as we knew it was flipped upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic instilled fear and panic in people of all ages. Since the risk of becoming severely ill from COVID increases with age, fear and panic were especially prevalent within the senior community. Fast forward to 2023, and our…

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Wound Awarenes

Wound Awareness Month

LECOM Institute For Successful Aging is commemorating Wound Care Awareness Month. Within the Erie senior living community, LECOM offers special treatments for wounds. “LECOM is unique because there are doctors that specialize in wound care,” said George Munro, Wound Care Coordinator for LECOM. Seniors and Wounds in Long-Term Care Facilities Seniors are at risk for…

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