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July 5, 2016
Help your loved ones: Get ahead on estate planning
July 5, 2016 - 3:12pm
June 26, 2016
Becker Co. Sheriff to launch new Triad program for seniors
June 26, 2016 - 5:30am
June 17, 2016
Shine a light on elder abuse
June 17, 2016 - 5:25am
June 8, 2016
Are you in the dark about sleep?
June 8, 2016 - 5:00am
May 4, 2016
Older Americans Month: Seniors looking to ‘Blaze a Trail’
May 4, 2016 - 5:00am
January 6, 2016
Caring for an older adult? Help is available
January 6, 2016 - 5:00am
December 2, 2015
Some holiday gifts for the senior in your life
December 2, 2015 - 5:00am
October 7, 2015
Get some extra help with paying Medicare drug plan expenses
October 7, 2015 - 5:05am
September 28, 2015
Minnesota Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson and Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger take part in a tai ji quan demonstration Wednesday, Sept. 23, as part of an event drawing attention to the need to prevent falls, especially among Minnesota’s elderly. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Prevent a fall, play with invisible ball
September 28, 2015 - 5:05am
September 20, 2015
Getting the pain prescription right for America’s seniors
September 20, 2015 - 5:00am
September 9, 2015
Staying active as you age could help prevent severe falls
September 9, 2015 - 5:05am
August 11, 2015
Senior companion Les Heimark helps rural Detroit Lakes resident June Pearson with her shopping once a week and takes her to her various appointments around town, when they’re not sitting down over coffee and visiting about the friends and family they have in common. Pearson is no longer able to drive herself to and from town, so she appreciates Heimark’s help in getting around. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
Senior Companion helps local woman stay independent longer
August 11, 2015 - 1:26pm
August 9, 2015
Getting a lift into bed, Maxine Smith is helped by CNA’s for Oak Crossing. She started out in a chair, was lifted up and via a track on the ceiling, was electronically sent across the room and into bed. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Paula Quam
Essentia’s Oak Crossing gets ceiling lifts to help patients, staff
August 9, 2015 - 5:05am
July 30, 2015
Lets do more to more to stop falls
July 30, 2015 - 5:55am
July 21, 2015
The Bone Builders group has been meeting twice a week to exercise at the Lake Park City Center since May of 2009. The program enables seniors to build muscle strength and balance through regular exercise together, while providing much-needed opportunities for social interaction. SUBMITTED PHOTO
After six years, Bone Builders program for Lake Park seniors still going strong
July 21, 2015 - 1:13pm