Coronavirus Leaves Older Americans Cut Off: ‘We Have Been Trying to Fill That Void’ - News Summed Up

Coronavirus Leaves Older Americans Cut Off: ‘We Have Been Trying to Fill That Void’


PITTSBURGH—Every afternoon, Larry Levine, 94, took the bus 2½ miles from his senior-care apartment to visit his wife of 70 years, Claire Levine, who has Alzheimer’s. He usually brought flowers and stayed for dinner at the memory-care community where she lives. His visits have stopped. Twelve days ago, Mrs. Levine’s residence banned all visitors to protect them from the new coronavirus sweeping the country.


Source: Wall Street Journal March 25, 2020 19:41 UTC



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