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September 29, 2018
Should I tell someone with advanced dementia about possible cancer?
Dear Carol: My mom, 83, is in a memory unit because she has advanced Lewy body dementia (LBD). While a nurse was bathing Mom, she noticed a breast...
September 29, 2018 - 7:00am
September 8, 2018
Dealing with parents' mementos as they move
Dear Carol: My mom is currently in a short-term swing-bed facility and will soon be moving to a nursing home. Dad is in assisted living where...
September 8, 2018 - 6:30am
September 1, 2018
Commentary: Revealing dementia diagnosis largely up to the person
Dear Carol: My mom was diagnosed with an early stage of dementia. Unfortunately, she thinks that there's still a strong stigma surrounding dementia...
September 1, 2018 - 6:08am
August 15, 2018
‘Living With Dementia’ event coming to Jamestown
The Hospice of the Red River Valley and the Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota will host Living With Dementia from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at James River Senior Center, 419 5th St. NE. The event is free and open to the public.
August 15, 2018 - 6:41am
August 4, 2018
Medications can be undetected cause of personality changes
Dear Carol: My husband has been diagnosed with a slow-growing type of leukemia that is well controlled by medication. He takes several medications...
August 4, 2018 - 10:03am
July 28, 2018
Elder reluctant to try in-home caregiving, but help is necessary
Dear Carol: Mom had a stroke two years ago and Dad provides her care. She's had health issues for over 10 years so he's actually been a caregiver...
July 28, 2018 - 7:38am
July 14, 2018
Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care
Dear Carol: I've lived 900 miles away from my parents for years. My husband and I were tied down with caring for his parents, so we didn't see...
July 14, 2018 - 7:07am
February 23, 2018
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The 2013 search for Anthony Kuznia, 11, quickly escalated when authorities learned he had autism. Chief Mike Hedlund...
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 20, 2017
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
ORLANDO, Fla. — Black-and-white-striped angelfish glide past Mary Spencer as she scuba dives for the first time in her 84 years.
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
October 11, 2016
Ventilator use surges for nursing home residents with dimentia
The number of nursing home residents with advanced dementia who get hooked up to breathing machines has roughly doubled in recent years even though this doesn't appear to help them live longer, a U.S. study suggests. In 2013, among every 1,000 nursing home residents with dementia...
October 11, 2016 - 7:00am
February 25, 2014
St. Paul to hold Meeting of the Minds Dementia Conference
The Meeting of the Minds Dementia Conference 2014 will be held March 1 at the St. Paul River Center, 175 Kellog Boulevard, St. Paul, Minn. The conference is a collaboration between the Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota Chapter and Mayo Clinic, who work together to...
February 25, 2014 - 7:47am
June 11, 2013
Interactions with patients planned
The Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota chapter plans a session on "Positive Interactions with People with Dementia" from noon to 1 p.m. June 19 in the basement conference room at Alfred Dickey Library, 105 Third St. SE. The session pays special attention to caregiving...
June 11, 2013 - 7:07am
February 6, 2012
A push for family input to detect dementia earlier
LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON (AP) -- Alexis McKenzie's mother had mild dementia, but things sounded OK when she phoned home: Dad was with her, finishing his wife's sentences as they talked about puttering through the day and a drive to the store. Then their...
February 6, 2012 - 6:00pm
May 29, 2008
New dementia center planned in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS (AP) -- A $4 million facility for people with dementia or Alzheimer's disease is planned in Grand Forks. Parent company Grand View says the 36-room Maple View Memory Care Community will employ 25 people with an annual payroll of about $475,000. Grand View has a similar...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am