Sharing new ideas for older adults

Other Side of 50

Periodically I come across a new product or service that may be of interest to readers. Here are four to consider:

Latest shingles vaccine. On the nightly news recently I heard about a new, more effective shingles vaccine.

Shingrix, approved by the FDA last October, is more than 90 percent effective at preventing shingles, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The old vaccine’s success rate was 51 percent.

The CDC recommends healthy adults ages 50 and older—even if they’re s...

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