COVID-19 Has Isolated Some Elderly Even More, So Texas City Now Calls Older Residents Just To ChatSocial distancing has left some elderly Americans feeling isolated. So when 81-year-old Texan Dell Kaplan got an offer to receive calls from a stranger just to chat it was very appealing.
Coronavirus In Texas: 102-Year-Old Plano Man With COVID-19 DiesAn elderly Plano resident with underlying health conditions and COVID-19 died at the Life Care Center of Plano Tuesday morning, according to Collin County Health Care Services.
Coronavirus In Texas: 2 Women In Their 80s Who Tested Positive In Collin County Have DiedThe two deaths Monday mark the ninth and tenth deaths reported to the county of individuals with COVID-19.
City Of Dallas Workers Take DART Buses To Deliver Care Packages To Senior ResidentsDallas Area Rapid Transit has partnered with the City of Dallas to help deliver care packages to some elderly residents.
State Agencies Warn Tornado Victims About 'Deductible Scam'Two state agencies are warning North Texans about a new company targeting victims of the recent tornadoes.
AG Paxton Warns Dallas Area Business For 'Sparking Fear' Among Residents in Storm-Ravaged AreasTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued a cease-and-desist letter to a North Texas contractor who distributed fliers in neighborhoods impacted by the recent tornados.
Elderly Woman Tied To Chair, House Set On Fire During Kaufman County RobberyAn elderly woman is in guarded but stable condition after an armed suspect robbed her, tied her to a chair and set fire to her Kaufman County home last week.
Fort Worth Nursing Home Worker Gets 2 Life Sentences For Sexually Assaulting PatientA North Texas jury has given a health care worker two life sentences for sexually assaulting an elderly nursing home patient who could not move or speak.
Group Of 5 Indicted For Ripping Off Elderly And Disabled Veterans For MillionsAuthorities say the five face several charges including aggravated identity theft, wire fraud and conspiracy.
Dallas County DA To Seek Death Penalty For Accused Serial Killer Billy ChemirmirChemirmir, 46, has been charged with killing at least 12 elderly women whose jewelry and other valuables he stole from assisted living facilities, authorities said.
New Guidelines Focus On Improving Surgery Decisions For Older PatientsThere's a move going on across the country to improve surgical care for older Americans, who increasingly are undergoing complex operations despite facing higher risks than younger patients.
North Texas Family Hit Hard by Alzheimer'sMore support for Alzheimer's is on the way.
Thieves Pretending To Be City Or Utility Workers Targeting Seniors, Garland Police WarnGarland Police said the suspects have been knocking on doors, telling older residents they need to let them inside to investigate a gas or water issue.
Meals On Wheels Kicks Off Seniors In Summer Supply DriveThanks to Meals On Wheels, senior citizens in Tarrant County are getting some help in preparation for what will no doubt be another grueling Texas summer.
Old Age Flower Power: More Seniors Using MarijuanaAging baby boomers, or even those a little older, are seeking to treat their aches, pains and other old age maladies with marijuana.