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August 19, 2016
Seniors who feel 'old' more likely to have memory problems
The older that seniors feel relative to their actual age, the greater their odds of cognitive decline in the coming years, a recent study finds.Among nearly 6,000 U.S. seniors followed for two to four years, those who felt older than their years at the start were 18 percent more likely...
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August 19, 2016 - 2:00pm
March 9, 2016
Committee on Aging to meet
The Committee on Aging will meet from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday in Bismarck to receive updates on federal and state public policy developments affecting services for older adults. Members will also receive information about the Department of Human Services’ budget allotment and...
March 9, 2016 - 7:01am
July 22, 2014
Rath reappointed to committee
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple reappointed Delores Rath to the Governor’s Committee on Aging. Her appointment was effective July 1 and extends to June 30, 2016.
July 22, 2014 - 8:33am
April 2, 2014
Transition Hope offers information, resources on aging family members
Transition Hope, a business dedicated to helping people deal with aging parents or grandparents, now has a representative in Jamestown. “The company’s fairly new. It’s only been around since 2013,” said Felicia Westerlund of Jamestown, Transition Hope representative. The...
April 2, 2014 - 4:02pm
March 22, 2014
Agency to hold meeting in VC
The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Aging Services Division is hosting statewide public hearings to review comments received from a recent online survey addressing programs and services that help older individuals and adults with physical disabilities remain living independently...
March 22, 2014 - 7:28am
February 26, 2014
N.D. agency surveying on programs, services
The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Aging Services Division is seeking public input through an online survey about statewide programs and services that help older adults and people with disabilities to live independently in their homes and communities. The department...
February 26, 2014 - 7:42am
January 21, 2014
Aging complications pose challenges for meeting needs
FARGO — Georgia Grinaker used to live on a farm and would often prepare meals for a number of people. But now that it’s just her and her...
January 21, 2014 - 7:27am
November 11, 2013
After return, a struggle to stay
WILLISTON, N.D. — Phyllis Larson, 76, decided to retire for good two years ago. But then the Williston woman got a note on her door that her...
November 11, 2013 - 6:22am
Campaign hits $1 million: Ave Maria Village project on schedule
Ave Maria Village has reached the $1 million mark in the fundraising campaign for its $1.32 million expansion project. Construction on the...
November 11, 2013 - 5:15am
June 13, 2013
Committee on aging to meet on Friday
The Governor's Committee on Aging will meet Friday in Jamestown to discuss issues affecting older adults and the services and programs that help them. The meeting is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at James River Senior Center at Legacy Place (formerly Jamestown Hospital), 419 Fifth St....
June 13, 2013 - 7:15am
May 9, 2013
Educational forum in Oakes May 16
The Region VI Council of the Governor's Committee on Aging is hosting an educational health and wellness forum from 8:45 a.m. to noon May 16 in the Ottertail Community Room, 103 S. Fifth St., in Oakes, N.D. Representatives from Oakes Community Hospital will lead the two morning ...
May 9, 2013 - 7:31am
February 20, 2013
US winery experiments with aging wine in ocean
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- An experiment in the age-old art of winemaking began on Wednesday as a California winery submerged four cases of Cabernet...
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February 20, 2013 - 11:00pm
February 19, 2013
Older drivers give families a tough choice
GRAND FORKS -- Dealing with a relative or friend who wants to continue to drive -- but shouldn't -- is a dilemma many people would rather not face, but more and more do. It's a sensitive issue that thrusts adult offspring into something of a parental stance when they begin to notice...
February 19, 2013 - 6:45am
January 14, 2013
N.D. nursing homes have lowest deficiency rate
FARGO -- Inspections of North Dakota nursing homes resulted in the lowest number of serious deficiencies in a review of reports for all 50 states. Figures compiled by ProPublica, an independent news organization, found that North Dakota nursing homes had one serious deficiency during...
January 14, 2013 - 6:19am
August 22, 2012
Transitions topic of planned conference
The 2012 Northern Plains Conference on Aging and Disability, "Transitions Throughout the Lifespan," will be held Sept. 25-27 at the Ramada Plaza Suites in Fargo.
August 22, 2012 - 7:43am