isolation

Exercise
Hakase_/Getty Images
Suzanne Monaghan
August 10, 2020 - 3:47 pm
Many parents are already overwhelmed with how to keep their kids on track academically this fall. But one subject can actually improve students’ performance, concentration and mood while they are learning remotely. Read more here.
Read More
Fireworks in Philadelphia
Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto via Getty Images
Kristen Johanson
July 03, 2020 - 2:16 pm
More fireworks than usual have been heard all across the country in recent weeks — all ahead of the Fourth of July weekend — so there’s a growing concern for veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder. Read more here.
Read More
A medical student studying.
megaflopp/Getty Images
Lynne Adkins
June 11, 2020 - 11:08 am
The coronavirus pandemic has been uncharted territory for everyone, and researchers are looking for what can be learned from the experience. A University of Florida researcher wants to learn what resources are needed to help seniors recover from isolation and where those efforts are needed. Read...
Read More
MossRehab robotic arm
MossRehab
Lynne Adkins
May 25, 2020 - 11:39 am
Rehabilitation patients recovering from the coronavirus at MossRehab now have another treatment to help them recoup: a robotic arm. Read more here.
Read More
Hannah Beier
Courtesy of Hannah Beier
Hadas Kuznits
May 22, 2020 - 12:13 pm
Hannah Beier, a graduating photography student at Drexel University, made the June 2020 cover of Time magazine for her series that captures “generation pandemic.” Read more here.
Read More
Frank Boyle and family
Photo provided
Lynne Adkins
May 19, 2020 - 4:30 am
Many retirement communities — as well as long-term care facilities and nursing homes — have imposed sizeable restrictions in order to keep residents safe, leaving residents isolated. But one Montgomery County 90-year-old is making the most of it. Read more here.
Read More
Kansas City Royals bench coach Chino Cadahia (15) and St. Louis Cardinals first base coach Chris Maloney (37) exchange line-ups with home plate umpire Rob Drake (30) before a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., May 27, 2013.
Orlin Wagner/AP Photo, File
Dave Uram
May 18, 2020 - 9:56 am
Major League Baseball reportedly sent its teams a 67-page draft of safety guidelines on Friday in the event that the season begins. Details surfaced over the weekend. Read more here.
Read More
Theresa Hummel-Krallinger and Chris Coccia host a virtual comedy hour on Zoom.
Theresa Hummel-Krallinger
Antionette Lee
May 15, 2020 - 11:50 am
Some Philly-area comedians are leading a virtual comedy ensemble to bring some much-needed comic relief to quarantine, while helping out-of-work entertainers earn a little cash. Read more here.
Read More
Cards and signs left at a Delaware County nursing home
Courtesy of Delaware County Council
Justin Udo
May 14, 2020 - 2:20 pm
The coronavirus pandemic has dealt a devastating blow to a number of nursing homes throughout Pennsylvania and closed residents off from the outside world. But neighbors recently came together to show love and support to residents of a Delaware County facility. Read more here.
Read More
online shopping
oatawa/Getty Images
Justin Udo
May 11, 2020 - 2:32 pm
While many Americans are in self-isolation until further notice, some have picked up an obsessive homebound habit: online shopping. But if you’re not careful, the impulse can quickly evolve into an addictive habit. Read more here.
Read More

Pages