Actor-Comedian Seth Rogen had a personal experience with Alzheimer's that changed his thinking and focused his attention on educating others. When his mother-in-law was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's, he saw the "ugly truth" about the disease and created "Hi
Years ago a book on the mysteries of the human condition struck me with a novel thought I’d never considered: Human beings are basically social creatures, the author acknowledged.
Olga Kotelko is off-the-charts amazing. She took up track and field at age 77 and at age 94 she holds 26 world records including age-group bests in the high jump, the hammer throw and the 200-meter run. But how did she do that? And how is she aging so well?
Terry Mahar, a healthcare executive with more than 34 years of experience, has been named to the newly created post of regional director of home care, hospice and adult day services at Ecumen.
A newly patented program lets caregivers experience firsthand what it’s like to have dementia.
Matt McNeill has been promoted to director of business development at Ecumen.
by Kathryn Roberts, Ecumen CEO
The ability of music to unlock memories for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia is well documented.
Ecumen Detroit Lakes, now undergoing a major remodeling and expansion, recently celebrated receiving a $50,000 grant from the Otto Bremer Foundation to match the more than $50,000 it raised in the local community.
The future looked bright for Ecumen Trustee Debbie Cervenka and her husband Bob. They had just sold the highly successful company they built together and were making big plans for the next phase of their lives. What happened next totally shattered their dreams— but