Category Archives: Aging Trends

Past Free Webinar – February 22, 2018

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

By: Katie Roberg, BS, CTRS, Program and Education Manager, Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body Workbook

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For centuries, we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

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Past Free Webinar – June 12, 2017

A Backup Plan for Solo Seniors: Health Care Decision Making for People Aging Alone

By: Linda J. Camp, MPS, Owner, Turning Point Consulting

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Talking about the last life chapters isn’t easy for anyone, but it is especially difficult for “solos;” older adults who lack the traditional family support structure.  When crafting wills, trusts, Powers of Attorney and Advance Care Directives, members of this group struggle with who to designate as a surrogate. Solos “with capacity,” are a largely invisible but growing group.  Come hear about and discuss the foundational work on this issue that is underway in Minnesota.

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