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October 31, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Health found Heartwood Senior Living Community in Crosby responsible for neglect in the case of a memory care resident who suffered sunburn and heat exposure when left outside unattended for hours. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
State finds Crosby senior living center responsible for neglect
October 31, 2018 - 9:25pm
September 29, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Should I tell someone with advanced dementia about possible cancer?
September 29, 2018 - 7:00am
September 21, 2018
Donna Larson (center, foreground) sits in front of her husband Kevin while surrounded by her family, which is the honorary family for the 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's-Brainerd Lakes Area Walk on Saturday, Sept. 22, at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Submitted photo
Crosslake family takes steps to end Alzheimer's disease
September 21, 2018 - 5:00am
September 8, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Dealing with parents' mementos as they move
September 8, 2018 - 6:30am
September 1, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Commentary: Revealing dementia diagnosis largely up to the person
September 1, 2018 - 6:08am
August 4, 2018
Medications can be undetected cause of personality changes
August 4, 2018 - 10:03am
July 28, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Elder reluctant to try in-home caregiving, but help is necessary
July 28, 2018 - 7:38am
July 14, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care
July 14, 2018 - 7:07am
May 21, 2018
The Longest Day: Recognizing beginning stages of Dementia
May 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
March 10, 2018
Memory Cafe offers support, educational resources for caregivers and loved ones with dementia
March 10, 2018 - 10:30am
February 23, 2018
West Fargo Police Sgt. Terry Styf (left) talks Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., about a GPS locator system that can help find people who go missing. (Ryan Johnson / Forum News Service)
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
January 13, 2018
George Moore of Baxter and his daughter Patricia of Merrifield look at a photo of her mother and his wife Bonnie, who died in 2013 battling Alzheimer’s disease. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter octogenarian proves age is just a number
January 13, 2018 - 8:00am
September 19, 2017
Webinars set Thursday for Alzheimer's Learning Day
September 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 20, 2017
Jane Auchter, 85, a resident at Encore at Avalon Park assisted living facility, gets some help from Encore activities director Shannon Manning to view a Mynd Virtual Reality video on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
June 1, 2017
Terrance Shaw
Minnesota hall of fame musician charged with grabbing breasts of woman with dementia at performance
June 1, 2017 - 6:13pm