Living with Dementia: Creatively meeting an increasing need

Caregiver holding hand

Retirement is synonymous with the carefree “Golden Years.” But for the 50 million people worldwide diagnosed with dementia, those carefree years are replaced with concerns about today and all the tomorrows that follow – not just for individuals with dementia, but also for their caregivers and family members.

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University of Missouri offers food safety tips for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving dinner

“Don’t stress over preparing a Thanksgiving meal,”advises says Londa Nwadike, state extension food safety specialist with the University of Missouri and Kansas State University. “But be sure to use safe practices and plan ahead so that no one gets foodborne illness at your holiday gathering.”

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2020 Holiday Wishbook: Gift ideas, holiday events and more

In West Newsmagazine’s annual Holiday Wishbook, you’ll find unique Christmas gift ideas, holiday event listings, spotlights on local artisans, tips for shopping locally, fun games for kids, and other holiday-related content for you to reference all season long.

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‘Tis the season for Holiday Happenings

Looking for a place to drop off your letter to Santa? What about capturing those holly-jolly family photos that will last a lifetime? Click here for a list of Santa sightings and a plethora of other holiday happenings in your area!

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