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When seniors say ‘no’ to help

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A few weeks ago, I met a family caregiver. That’s not unusual for me, but Rose stays top of my mind.

Rose was caring for her husband 24/7 and because of his dementia, he no longer remembered that she was his wife. She jokes, “He told me he really liked me, but he could never marry me because I’m too bossy!"


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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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