Hospice has a new meaning for loved ones of Bruce Kastning of Walker once he was diagnosed with a limited life expectancy of less than six months. Bruce’s concerns were also for his wife of 64 years, Deloris, who experiences advanced stages of Alzheimer’s Disease.
Free weight-loss education event set in Park Rapids
If you’re serious about weight loss and want to learn more about surgical and non-surgical solutions, there will be a weight-loss education event from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19 at CHI St. Joseph’s Health in Park Rapids.
A parent of a child with type 1 diabetes will tell you that the disease affects the whole family.
Counting carbs, blood sugar monitoring, insulin injections, food measuring and out-of-region travel for medical appointments become a way of life. For parents, family and friends, it’s important that all of this is done without the child feeling singled out or “different”. They want to be treated like normal kids, have fun and share the same experiences as their siblings and friends.