TSET Healthy Living Program prepares to use community feedback, public health data, for local strategies to improve wellness

August 20, 2021

Story provided by TSET Healthy Living Program Results from a recent Payne County survey show that about 62% of community members surveyed believe obesity is a very serious issue. To combat this, 78.3% of community […]

Stillwater Public Library adds appointment searching to its senior vaccination assistance

February 2, 2021

Story provided by Stillwater Public Library Stillwater seniors having difficulty finding a COVID-19 vaccination appointment due to technology barriers can get assistance at the Stillwater Public Library. The library’s “Senior Vaccination Assistance” program serves Stillwater […]

House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Protect Nation’s Seniors

February 2, 2021

Story provided by Aging Advocates The bipartisan Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act (S.3703/H.R. 6813), legislation championed by the Alzheimer’s Association and Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM), was unanimously passed by the U.S. House […]

Oklahoma State University Research Team Develops Innovative Dementia Care Settings

January 5, 2021

Story provided by Emily Roberts, PhD, Assistant Professor, OSU Design, Housing, and Merchandising It is estimated that 5.4 million Americans have some form of dementia and these numbers are expected to rise in the coming […]

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