Date: Feb 7th, 2015 9:00am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen honors Bernice Peterson, a resident of Ecumen Pathstone Living,who is 101.

Date: Feb 5th, 2015 5:16pm
Author: Ben Taylor

Val Jerzak has the high-stress job of pleasing a hundred or so experts every day, three times a day.  

Date: Feb 5th, 2015 4:47pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

A new state-of-the-art rehabilitation therapy unit opens at Ecumen Detroit Lakes. 

Date: Feb 4th, 2015 11:41am
Author: Ecumen Communications

As we age, our bodies begin to function at a slower rate. The typical response to this is to reduce the amount of physical activity we do. In fact, men and women over the age of 65 spend on average at least 10 hours per day in a stationary position. A lack of physical activity puts adults at an elevated risk of health complications. It also reduces our quality of life as the more time spent sitting still, the less able we are to move.

Date: Feb 4th, 2015 9:00am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen honors Dolores Spreter, a resident of Ecumen Pathstone Living, who is 104.

Date: Feb 3rd, 2015 11:26am
Author: Ben Taylor

Ecumen Seasons at Apple Valley was named “Best Assisted Living” community in the Sun Thisweek newspaper’s Readers’ Choice Awards.

Date: Feb 2nd, 2015 4:46pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

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

Date: Jan 30th, 2015 1:48pm
Author: Ben Taylor

More than 200 people filled the halls at Ecumen Detroit Lakes last Saturday for the community’s annual charity benefit, which also served as a sneak preview of the newly remodeled campus and a screening of the critically acclaimed documentary on singer Glen Campbell’s experience with Alzheimer’s disease. 

Date: Jan 29th, 2015 9:52am
Author: Ben Taylor

A long hallway, affectionately called “the link,” connects the two buildings at Esprit Whispering Ridge in Omaha, Neb.  It used to be a hundred yards of stark, functional, empty wall space.  Now it is an art gallery showcasing the work of emerging Omaha artists — to the delight of residents, their families and the community.

Date: Jan 28th, 2015 9:39am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen Prairie Lodge in Brooklyn Center, Minn., was voted “Best Assisted Living” community in the Sun Post newspaper’s Readers Choice Awards.

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