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November 7, 2018
Stash and Scrappy Quilt Guild members Pat Cam (from left), Becky Berning, Jean Meester, Betty Pomrenke, Eunice Ailts and Mary Rydeen display some of the fidget blankets their guild is making for people with dementia. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Worthington quilt guild making fidget blankets for local people with dementia
November 7, 2018 - 8:01am
September 29, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Should I tell someone with advanced dementia about possible cancer?
September 29, 2018 - 7:00am
September 8, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Dealing with parents' mementos as they move
September 8, 2018 - 6:30am
September 1, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Commentary: Revealing dementia diagnosis largely up to the person
September 1, 2018 - 6:08am
August 4, 2018
Medications can be undetected cause of personality changes
August 4, 2018 - 10:03am
July 28, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Elder reluctant to try in-home caregiving, but help is necessary
July 28, 2018 - 7:38am
July 14, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care
July 14, 2018 - 7:07am
February 23, 2018
West Fargo Police Sgt. Terry Styf (left) talks Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., about a GPS locator system that can help find people who go missing. (Ryan Johnson / Forum News Service)
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 20, 2017
Jane Auchter, 85, a resident at Encore at Avalon Park assisted living facility, gets some help from Encore activities director Shannon Manning to view a Mynd Virtual Reality video on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
June 1, 2017
Terrance Shaw
Minnesota hall of fame musician charged with grabbing breasts of woman with dementia at performance
June 1, 2017 - 6:13pm
February 14, 2017
Minnesota's Lt. Gov. Tina Smith (second from right) stands with Deputy Commissioner of Veterans Affairs Douglas Hughes (from left), Luverne Veterans Home Recreation Therapy Coordinator Shirley Connor, Social Services Director Nancy Lofthus, Administrator Luke Schryvers (back) and Administration Commissioner Matt Massman after the home was recognized for its Music & Memory program. (Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs)
MN Veterans Home in Luverne earns state honor for new program
February 14, 2017 - 9:33pm
June 27, 2016
July 13 Caregiver Summit focuses on dementia issues
June 27, 2016 - 8:59pm
July 13 Caregiver Summit focuses on dementia issues
June 27, 2016 - 8:59pm
June 21, 2016
Column: Tackling dementia, with support and humor
June 21, 2016 - 5:03pm
March 1, 2016
Radio Works co-owner Chad Cummings (from left), Nobles County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Chris Dybevick, Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening and Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation (WRHCF) Executive Director Jeff Rotert pose with a $38,332.29 check presented to the sheriff’s office earlier this week. The funds will go toward the county-wide implementation of Project Lifesaver.  (Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe)
Project Lifesaver now ready for participants
March 1, 2016 - 8:34am