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Sex, Sexuality, and Aging

Sex and sexuality shift over the course of a person’s life. says Laura Rademacher, LMFT and certified sex therapist. “One

  • 08/25/2020
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Betty Sandison: No Age Limit to Learning

Why one Minnesota woman is finishing her college education 60 years later

  • 05/26/2020
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Final Rest in Green

Historically, people buried their loved ones with the intent of preserving their bodies.Embalmed with formaldehyde, secured in a chemically treated

  • 08/24/2019
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Two Countries, Two Elder Care Systems

For many years I have watched my maternal grandparents in Japan, and my paternal grandmother in the United States, receive

  • 04/01/2019

Offering Home Support

Investing in services that enable older adults to remain independent, while providing peace of mind to caregivers, will help make communities stronger and more self-sufficient.

  • 09/01/2018
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Smooth Sailing at 105

The themes throughout the varied experiences of Pat Marble’s long life are about being comfortable, inquisitive, and interested in the

  • 07/01/2018
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Humanitarian entrepreneur: Mary Tjosvold: Combining the best of both worlds – community organizing through business

On the surface, “community activist” and “businesswoman” could seem like separate career paths. One could imagine the activist as wildly

  • 09/01/2016
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Northfield Pedalers

When Peggy Prowe was 71 years old, she found that she and her friends were sitting, drinking coffee, sitting, lunching

  • 06/01/2014
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Always the adventurer

Connie Van Valkenburg is an 82-year-old adventurer who can lay claim to all seven continents. She has kayaked in two

  • 02/01/2011

Shall we dance?

Kairos Dance Theatre encourages residents in elder-care facilities to share their stories … and dance June Bailey, a resident at

  • 06/02/2009