Posted on: June 2, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Protect Your Family’s Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By  James Retzlaf BeeBoom Covid-19 has taken a toll around the world. The pandemic situation itself is so scary that it only makes people get panic-stricken. If you are safe and following all the hygienic norms to stay away from Coronavirus, still the threat of getting affected makes you afraid. Such a situation is very stressful and disturbing the mental balance of many people around the world. There are incidences…

Posted on: May 17, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

California seniors get free restaurant meals delivered under new program (reblogged from Yahoo.)

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – About 200 Los Angeles cooks are back at work, launching a California project to use federal disaster relief money that pays restaurants to prepare and deliver thousands of healthy meals for at-risk seniors. The program, called Great Plates Delivered, is part of the state’s effort to ease suffering inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic that has left a trail of death, unemployment and hunger…

Posted on: May 1, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The Impact of Social Distancing on Streaming

JustWatch, an international streaming guide that helps over 20 million users per month across 43 countries to find something great to watch on Netflix, Amazon Prime, iTunes, etc., has been tracking streaming usage in several countries over the last few weeks. JustWatch looked closely at the number of streaming before and after lockdowns or other actions governments took to contain the spread. For example, Spain and the United States has…

Posted on: April 27, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Guest Blogger -Dana Nolan, MS, LMHC -Mesothelioma Patients, Caregivers Can Manage Coronavirus Anxiety

(Originally posted on Health & Wellness Mar 24, 2020 The Mesothelioma Center at Asbestos.com.) As a mental health professional, I have recently seen a significant increase of fear and anxiety related to the COVID-19 virus among the general population as well as with many of my clients. We are seeing normally healthy and low-risk people exhibit more symptoms of anxiety as they worry about the safety of their loved ones, who…

Posted on: April 26, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Gilbert’s Giggles Part 3

More funnies to lighten your day during the confinement. I’m not breaking up with you, I’m just social distancing. Tyler Fischer@TyTheFisch If we bail out the airlines, we should delay a few times. Greg Warren@GregWarren Oh wow it only took a global pandemic for 9 of my exes to let me know they hope I’m “doing good” Blair Socci✔@blairsocci Things that don’t seem so important anymore: Things. Wendy Liebman✔@WendyLiebman dogs…

Posted on: April 19, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Coronavirus Essential Reads from Pocket

Here is a list of essential articles that keep you informed about the Coronavirus website https://getpocket.com/explore/coronavirus?utm_source=pocket-newtab It can also be permanently found on our website under Covid 19 Facts

Posted on: April 19, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The Show Must Go On Full Length Musical Performances Friday Nights

Andrew Lloyd Webber is bringing his musicals to the home theatre, as people’s living rooms are forced to become their new area to enjoy all kinds of media. A new YouTube channel has been launched, The Show Must Go On!, which will allow fans to watch a new musical every week by their favourite composer. Here is the full list of shows which have thus been announced to arrive on…

Posted on: April 18, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

One World: Together At Home A global broadcast & digital special to support frontline healthcare workers and the WHO. STREAMING LIVE AT 2PM ET…

One World: Together At Home is will be on air this afternoon at 2 p.m. ET! We hope you’re as excited as we are. The first-of-its-kind broadcast series will include stories from frontline workers alongside performances from a 100+ artist lineup, as well as conversations with global health experts and world leaders. There are a number of ways you can watch the show. You can check out all the ways to watch, stream,…

Posted on: April 17, 2020 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Movie Recommendations

My friend Gilbert G. and I compiled a list of movies from recommendations made by The Atlantic, Colider and Variety. They are on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu. Enjoy! Atlantic Magazine recommends movies below: ARCHIPELAGO (2010, DIRECTED BY JOANNA HOGG)Joanna Hogg broke out in American art houses last year with her wonderful autobiographical work The Souvenir, but she’s been making terrific indie films for years. Archipelago might be her best. A quiet drama, it…