Tag: aging

Making peace with ‘Sister’

Making peace with ‘Sister’

| Liz Kelly | July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

You know you’ve crossed some mystical threshold in aging or illness the moment that water aerobics begins to look, well … appealing. I confess, I crossed that threshold about a year ago.

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Three authors explore varied facets of aging, but one disappoints

Three authors explore varied facets of aging, but one disappoints

| Rachelle Linner | June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

– Vesper Time
– Aging Starts in Your Mind
– Ageless Soul

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Aging prompts need to exercise mind, body and spirit

Aging prompts need to exercise mind, body and spirit

| Sarah Hinds | March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

As people age, they should not only make efforts to be physically and mentally sharp, but they should also consider ways to take stock of their spiritual health.

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Parishioners train to understand, care for those with dementia

Parishioners train to understand, care for those with dementia

| Susan Klemond | December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of St. Paul parishes have embraced Gospel values of caring for the sick this year by receiving training to understand those with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, as part of a neighborhood-based program.

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St. Paul team seeks to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s

St. Paul team seeks to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s

| Susan Klemond | December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Saint Paul Neighborhoods — a local collaboration of neighborhood, government, health care and community representatives — works to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s and related dementias.

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Better awareness can help prevent debilitating falls

Better awareness can help prevent debilitating falls

| Abby Dehmer | September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

One in three adults 65 and older fall each year. In 2005 alone more than 1.8 million seniors were treated in emergency departments for fall-related injuries. Simple adjustments to daily activities can greatly reduce the risk of a fall.

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Estate plans aren’t just for the wealthy

Estate plans aren’t just for the wealthy

| John Tetzloff | September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ask yourself: What assets do I have in my estate? Many people haven’t taken a “big picture” view of their estate to fully realize what they have and the effect each asset has in their planning.

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Retired religious men and women continue to need your help

Retired religious men and women continue to need your help

| November 30, 2011 | 2 Comments

Everyone at St. Paul’s Monastery is striving to keep the aging Benedictine sisters at home in the monastery’s health care center, said Sandra Carlson, monastery finance manager.

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Church offers services to give back to seniors

Church offers services to give back to seniors

| Bishop Lee Piché | February 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

On the bulletin board in the kitchen at my parents’ home is a little cross-stitched sign that reads: “Growing Old is Not for Sissies.” As I watch my own parents rise to the challenges of aging, I can vouch for the truth of that saying.

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