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Date: Dec 30th, 2014 10:26am
Author: Ben Taylor

Remember Furless Fred at Ecumen Lakeview Commons? He's not furless anymore.  One year later, he's back in the game.

Date: Dec 30th, 2014 8:59am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Dr. G. Allen Power, a pioneer in dementia care, has just published a new book challenging most of the conventional wisdom about caring for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

Date: Dec 29th, 2014 10:50am
Author: Ecumen Communications

The holidays can be a time of joy but also a time when adult children see changes in their aging parents that concern them.

Date: Dec 26th, 2014 9:00am
Author: Ben Taylor

National Public Radio Correspondent Ina Jaffe, who covers the aging beat, recently took a deep dive into the issue of overmedicating elderly nursing home residents in a revealing  three-part series.

Date: Dec 24th, 2014 7:36am
Author: Ben Taylor

Wrapping paper and grins were flying last Tuesday afternoon as each of the 58 long-term care residents of Ecumen Bethany Community opened a present from a Secret Santa.

Date: Dec 23rd, 2014 5:00pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

Long-term care is not what it used to be.  There are many more options and therefore more complex choices to make.  Plus, there’s the challenge of increasing costs.

Date: Dec 23rd, 2014 1:31pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen honors Mildred Solem, a resident of Lakeland Shores Apartments in Duluth, who is 100.

Date: Dec 22nd, 2014 5:00pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

Date: Dec 22nd, 2014 4:13pm
Author: Jennifer Severson

Did you miss last week's most-read Changing Aging blog posts? Ecumen's online visitors found these articles most interesting:

Date: Dec 18th, 2014 4:57pm
Author: Jim Klobuchar

An astonishing gift in the Christmas Eve sky almost 80 years ago keeps on giving.

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