Dementia

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Authorities: Fergus Falls Man With Dementia Missing

An 88-year-old Fergus Falls man with dementia has been reported missing in Fergus Falls Friday.

11/11/2011

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Push Underway To Cut Drugs For Dementia Patients

Day after day, Hazel Eng sat on her couch, a blank stare on her face. The powerful antipsychotics she was taking often cloaked her in sedation. And when they didn’t, the 89-year-old lashed out at her nursing home’s aides with such anger and frequency her daughter wondered if her mother would be better off dead.

09/14/2011

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Minn. Nursing Home Program Minimizes Medication

Superior native Stanley Keller has lived in a Park Point nursing home for 21 of his 57 years, but he hasn’t forgotten his favorite football team.

04/23/2011

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Detecting Alzheimer’s Early On Is Key

New guidelines on Alzheimer’s show the disease starts damaging the brain years before symptoms show up.

04/20/2011

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Minneapolis Dance Company Helps Elderly Dance Again

A Minneapolis dance company is getting attention from across the country for what it’s doing for our seniors.

02/05/2011

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