Family Wrestles With Driving Privileges For Man Living With Memory LossIt can be the most difficult decision to make for those with a loved one who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, Liz Collin reports (3:17). WCCO 4 News At 10 – February 27, 2018
Families Of Elder Abuse Victims Demand Action At CapitolDozens of families demanded action at the State Capitol on Wednesday after their loved ones were abused in Minnesota senior care facilities, Pat Kessler reports (2:22). WCCO 4 News at 6 - Feb. 21, 2018
Personal Care Attendant Shortage Looms In MinnesotaMinnesota is losing home health care workers and nurses at an alarming rate -- at a time when state officials say we are going to need them more than ever, reports Pat Kessler (2:18). WCCO 4 News At 5 – January 11, 2018
Health Commissioner Steps Down After Reports on Senior AbuseDr. Ed Ehlinger resigned on Tuesday as the Minnesota Department of Health works to improve how it deals with allegations of elder abuse, Angela Davis reports (2:04). WCCO 4 News at 5 - Dec. 19, 2017
State Senators Want Answers On Senior Neglect, AbuseReports of neglect and abuse of senior citizens in care facilities have a group of state senators demanding answers, Angela Davis reports (2:28). WCCO 4 News at 6 - Dec. 12, 2017
‘Wonderful Physical Stuff’: The Joys Of Laughter YogaMonday mornings at Pathways, a healing center in Minneapolis, begin with a flurry of unique exercises, Rachel Slavik reports (3:32). WCCO 4 News Weekends - Oct. 15, 2017
Music Mends Minds Helping People With Dementia, Parkinson'sA nationwide program is helping dementia and Parkinson's patients cope with their illnesses through music, Chris Martinez reports (1:54). WCCO 4 News at 5 - Aug. 23, 2017
Good Question: What's The Recipe For A Long Life?In honor of Sid Hartman's 97th birthday, Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield went on a quest to find the secrets to longevity (2:23). WCCO 4 News – March 15, 2017
Good Question: Why Do We Shrink As We Age?Heather Brown talks to a NASA astronaut who grew an inch while in space! (2:31) WCCO 4 News At 10 – February 22, 2017
Study: Those With A Positive Outlook May Live LongerLooking at life through rose-colored glasses may have its benefits, Teri Okita reports (1:54). WCCO 4 News At 5 – December 14, 2016
New Drug Offers Hope For Those With Lewy Body DementiaThe disease is what doctors later diagnosed to actor Robin Williams, Stephanie Stahl reports (1:49). WCCO 4 News At 5 – December 2, 2016
FDA Approves Promising New Parkinson's TreatmentAdvanced forms of the disease can leave patients completely debilitated, Dr. Max Gomez reports (2:00). WCCO 4 News At 5 – November 7, 2016
For Stillwater Family, Living With Alzheimer's Means Living In The MomentRetired Doctor Paul Quinn, 78, still lives at home and gets through his daily routine, Liz Collin reports (3:39). WCCO 4 News At 10 – October 26, 2016
Researchers Discover ‘Super-Agers’ In Small Italian TownApproximately one in ten residents of Acciaroli, Italy are over the age of 90, Seth Doane reports (1:38). WCCO 4 News At 5 – September 7, 2016
Mid-Morning Panel: Study Says Older People Are Actually HappierDespite physical problems associated with aging, the older folks were mentally in a better space (2:00). WCCO Mid-Morning – August 25, 2016
Research Shows Diet May Affect Development Of DementiaGrowing research is showing that certain foods may slow the development of dementia in certain individuals, Marlie Hall reports (1:49). WCCO This Morning – May 13, 2016
Managing Expectations: One Family’s Struggle With Alzheimer’sFor more than a year, WCCO has been following one family’s fight against Alzheimer’s disease, Liz Collin reports (3:49). WCCO 4 News At 10 – April 27, 2016
Good Question: Why Is It Harder To Sleep When You’re Older?We're more likely to report waking up two, three, even four times a night as we get older. Heather Brown investigates the science behind the sleeplessness (2:44). WCCO 4 News At 10 – March 15, 2016
Mid-Morning Panel: Think You'll Live To 100?Most of us want to live to 100 years old but are reportedly not putting in the work to get us there (3:13). WCCO Mid-Morning - February 12, 2016
Local Moving Service Specializes In Helping SeniorsAround 10,000 Americans will turn 65 today, and that statistic is putting a new Twin Cities business into motion, Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield reports (2:06). WCCO 4 News At 6 – January 27, 2016
Good Question: How Long Will Our Kids And Grandkids Live?Heather Brown finds out what the life expectancy will be for future generations as medical technology advances (3:15). WCCO 4 News At 10 – January 19, 2016
Metro Mobility Says Glitch That Delayed Riders FixedMetro Mobility says it's fixed a technical problem that caused delays for riders, Jennifer Mayerle reports (1:57). WCCO 4 News at 10 - Dec. 21, 2015
Stress, Anxiety Linked To Alzheimers In New StudyResearchers say about 15 percent of people with mild cognitive impairment go on to develop the disease, Marlie Hall reports (1:45). WCCO 4 News At 5 – December 11, 2015
Living With Alzheimer’s: A Look At The Life Of A CaregiverThe job of caregiving for a loved one with Alzheimer’s comes with great patience and pain, reports Liz Collin (3:18). WCCO 4 News At 10 – November 10, 2015

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