It can be difficult to plan exactly what you want to have done with your body following your death, but this planning is extremely important not only to your family, but for yourself as well.
Content by Leacey Brown
Reflect upon a time in which you did not sleep well and had difficulties paying attention the next day. Adequate sleep puts us in the right state-of-mind to absorb information throughout the day.
February 11, 2020
Between 2007 and 2016, South Dakota was ranked fifth in the nation for death from falls among adults ages 65 and older. Beyond the risk of death, a fall can have a significant impact on individuals, families, and communities.
January 29, 2020
According to the South Dakota Department of Health, only one out of every three South Dakotans has an advance directive.
December 31, 2019
SDSU Extension and NDSU Extension are partnering with the Alzheimer’s Association to present a webinar titled, “The 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s.” The free webinar will take place on Jan. 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. MT/Noon CT.
Advanced directives are legal documents that we can create to provide instructions about medical care we receive, if we are ever not able to communicate our wishes. There are two kinds of legal documents used to communicate these wishes: living wills or medical power of attorney.
October 15, 2019
In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, SDSU Extension and University of Illinois Extension will host a webinar titled “Senior Moments and Other Misnomers About the Aging Brain” on Friday, November 8 at 11:00 a.m. MST/Noon CDT.