Background/objectives: To determine the prevalence of skin findings and skin diseases in adults aged 70 and older, and to study the association between cutaneous diseases and socioeconomic status (SES), sex, and living status in the older population. Design: Cross-sectional study of Finnish adults aged 70 to 93 as part of the Northern Finland Birth Cohort Study. In older adults (aged 65 and older), normal body temperature can be lower than in younger adults. For this reason, fever temperatures can also be lower in older adults. If you are an older adult experiencing fever or other symptoms and want to get tested for the virus that causes COVID, call your healthcare provider first.
Is sex for older adults just as common, and just as satisfying, as it is for younger adults? In the past, not much research in this area existed. People assumed that, as people got older, sex became a thing of the past. Now, we know that people aged 70 and beyond are reporting having active, fulfilling sex lives. People aged 70 to 74 have a 70 percent higher rate of death and a 40 percent higher rate of hospitalization from COVID as compared to those aged 65 to Tennessee will continue to move through phases of the state’s COVID vaccination plan as vaccine supplies increase.
TENNESSEE (WATE) — Tennessee will begin vaccinating adults age 70 and older for COVID this week as the state’s vaccine supply has increased. Registration for .