Date: Apr 1st, 2016 10:03am
Author: Ecumen Communications

About one million Americans and seven to 10 million people worldwide live with Parkinson's disease. 

Date: Mar 31st, 2016 9:00am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Two young Twin Cities entrepreneurs recently moved into a senior living community to get firsthand feedback on a smart watch app they are developing specifically for seniors.

Date: Mar 30th, 2016 9:00am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Family Pathways in North Branch has gone mobile to help meet the needs of residents who have difficulty getting to the food shelf. 

Date: Mar 29th, 2016 8:00am
Author: Ben Taylor

Ecumen Home Care-Twin Cities has received the 2015 Customer Experience AwardTM from Pinnacle Quality Insight, a national healthcare customer satisfaction measurement company.

Date: Mar 29th, 2016 8:00am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen honors Ruth Knapp, who is 103.

Born: March 29, 1913, in Thief River Falls, Minn.

Date: Mar 28th, 2016 10:26am
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: Mar 25th, 2016 12:20pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

Mike Bleninger, a reporter for The Post Review in North Branch, Minn., and North Branch Mayor Kristen Hagen-Kennedy got a firsthand sense of what it’s like to have dementia. 

Date: Mar 24th, 2016 9:28am
Author: Ben Taylor

Results of a pilot study by Ecumen show that light therapy can improve nighttime sleep and reduce agitation among residents with dementia.

Date: Mar 22nd, 2016 2:49pm
Author: Ben Taylor

Social workers are the pathfinders of senior care. They get answers, connect dots, navigate through uncertainty and, most of all, solve problems. 

Date: Mar 22nd, 2016 8:00am
Author: Ben Taylor

Everybody wants to know Verna Bloom’s secret.  She’ll tell you being 106 years old “surprises” her because she has no big secrets to longevity — except maybe a positive attitude. 

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