Archive for Family

  • Ask the Audiologist Ask the Audiologist

    By Ellen Verlo, M.A., CCC-A Audiology Consultants, P.C. Alzheimer’s and Hearing Loss Q: My mother has Alzheimer’s and hearing loss. Would it be a good idea for her to get hearing aids? A: Anyone with hearing loss should consider hearing aids. If a member of your family has Alzheimer’s or...

  • Seniors Have Options Seniors Have Options

    By Mary Huebbe Marketing Director at Ridgecrest Village Have you thought about your future? Do you know what options are out there for you? Are you sitting on the fence not sure what road you should be on? What is the best way to live your life to the fullest and age with dignity? Throughout our ...

  • Hilltop Campus Village:­ The Brewed Book – The Back Story Hilltop Campus Village:­ The Brewed Book – The Back Story

    [caption id="attachment_10741" align="alignright" width="199"] Tony and Trevor Fuhs[/caption] In the spring of 2016 father and son team, Tony and Trevor Fuhs, purchased the vacant building at 1524 N. Harrison. Their dream was to open a coffee shop that would have appeal to everyone. A store of used...

  • Am I Too Young To Have Dementia? Am I Too Young To Have Dementia?

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  • Grow Your Awareness of Elder Neglect Grow Your Awareness of Elder Neglect

    By Becky Passman Milestones AAA CEO (Interim) And: Kristine Skinner Milestones AAA Adult Rights Specialist In 2006, June 15 was established as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day to promote a greater understanding and raise awareness of the cultural, social, economic and demographic factors which ...

  • PUBLISHER’S CORNER PUBLISHER’S CORNER

    By Eloise Graham Graduation Time - 2019 I recently attended the college graduation of my oldest grandchild, Kaylie. She was graduating with a BA from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh There was joyful anticipation in the air; a sense of hope and pride felt by the graduates and their families i...

  • Calendar of Events Calendar of Events

    Support Groups and Informational Seminars Veterans Experience Action Center on Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20 at 9 am to 3 pm each day. St. Ambrose University, Lee Lohman Arena. The Quad Cities Veterans Experience Action Center (VEAC), is a collaboration between the Quad Cities Veterans Enga...

  • Ella’s Kitchen Ella’s Kitchen

    March is a mish-mash of dates and seasons: in like a lion, out like a lamb; Mardi Gras and Fat Tuesday; Lenten meals; Julius Caesar’s infamous Ides of March, St. Patrick’s Day and a time change. All of this is rolled up in 31 days. So enjoy each day as it unfolds.. Ella Emerald Isle ...