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Posts from 2020

  • Why Our Risk of Falling Increases With Age Our last posting, Impact of a Fall, described how just one fall quickly transformed a Wilmington senior's life from independence and freedom to dependence and loss. We shared this story because it is one of many examples of just how dangerous one fall can be. Understanding ... Continue Reading
  • Impact of a Fall A Fall Can Change Everything! Joan (not her real name) lived the active life of a healthy retiree when one fall changed everything. Before the fall, she was driving, meeting friends for lunch, volunteering at the library, and even playing an occasional game of tennis with ... Continue Reading
  • Dementia and Refusing to Accept Help Do you love someone with dementia who refuses help? Or are they refusing to even acknowledge their diagnosis? In this 15-minute video, Nurse and Dementia Education Specialist, Melanie Bunn shares practical tips for both of these real-life challenges for caregivers. Those who ... Continue Reading
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