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Date: Jul 25th, 2014 10:34am
Author: Jim Klobuchar

The miracles of the modern hearing aid are well documented. It has restored and expanded the gifts of normal conversation.  Millions of us have been spared the awkward gymnastics of cupping our ears to learn the cost of a hamburger.

Date: Jul 24th, 2014 9:23am
Author: Ecumen Communications

“Who wouldn’t want this lifestyle?” a resident asks in a recent article in Duluthian Magazine article profiling Ecumen Lakeshore on Lake Superior in Duluth.  When Ecumen opened the campus in 2005, one of its goals was to counter the prevailing stereotypes of senior...

Date: Jul 23rd, 2014 4:17pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

Photographer Angela Jimenez takes Inspiring photos of senior athletes from around the world.

Date: Jul 23rd, 2014 3:00pm
Author: Ben Taylor

Matt McNeill, director of business development at Ecumen, has been selected as a member the LeadingAge 2015 Leadership Academy program. 

Date: Jul 23rd, 2014 11:33am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen is proud to be a partner in the important work of reducing the use of unnecessary antipsychotic drugs in all Minnesota nursing homes. The Minnesota Partnership to Improve Dementia Care recently announced its 2014 first quarter results, which exceeded the...

Date: Jul 22nd, 2014 10:26am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Recent research on Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is beginning to get lots of attention from mainstream media. Here’s a roundup of items over the past month that caught the attention of Dr. Tracy Tomac, Ecumen's consulting psychiatrist.

Date: Jul 21st, 2014 11:36am
Author: Jennifer Severson

Saturday's Star Tribune Business section featured an article about Ecumen's involvement in a private equity fund that invests in businesses focused on innovations for seniors.

Date: Jul 21st, 2014 11:16am
Author: Jennifer Severson

Retirement Wisdom, Ways to Say "Older," Minneapolis Project, Gus the Dog, and Aging in Place Survey Findings...

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Date: Jul 21st, 2014 8:00am
Author: Greta Erickson

The summer swelter is upon us and it’s important for seniors to take extra care during the hot and humid days ahead.

Here are 10 tips to stay cool and healthy through the heat:

Date: Jul 18th, 2014 11:48am
Author: Ecumen Communications

New venture fund seeks to bring valuable new products to marketplace.