Blog

Our monthly blog posts cover a variety of relevant topics related to aging.

How to Stay Safe on the Road this Winter

As the cold weather approaches, it’s important to make sure you’re ready for winter driving, no matter what mother nature sends your way. And we’re sharing six tips below to help you plan and stay safe on the road this […]

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How to Protect Yourself from Cybercrime

With cybercrime on the rise, it’s becoming increasingly important to take preventative measures to keep yourself safe from digital theft and other malicious online activity. To make sure you’re properly protected, here are 7 steps you can take to keep […]

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8 Ways to Make the Most of Healthy Aging Month

September is Healthy Aging Month. It’s never too late to start healthy habits – and that was the idea behind the launch of the Healthy Aging Month campaign 15 years ago.  The campaign highlights the positive aspects of growing older […]

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5 Ways to Stay Active & Healthy as an Older Adult

Staying active as an older adult promotes good physical and mental health and is a great defense against many diseases. Here’s a list of some great perks of staying active as an older adult: Lower risk of heart disease, stroke, […]

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How to Prevent Medicare Fraud

Recently, I attended the Medicare Fraud Awareness and Prevention class offered by the Senior LinkAge Line, and I’m excited to bring you highlights.  The Medicare system has lost roughly $60 billion to fraud. Although Medicare fraud is not a new […]

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How Intergenerational Programs Benefit All Ages

Starting fall 2021, Mentor North and Duluth Aging Support will partner to create an intergenerational program called Mutual Mentoring. The goal of the program is to create a mutually beneficial and supportive relationship between young adults and older adults in […]

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