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Lynn Ketchum
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Exercise Tutorials

View and participate in Better Bones and Balance exercises from your own home!

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Food Safety Tips for Older Adults - SP50-872

Food safety tips for older adults, who are most susceptible to foodborne illness.

Featured Question

Got Calcium? What form is best?

Do studies substantiate calcium gluconate is better absorbed by bone than calcium carbonate?

By Patty Case

OSU Extension Catalog

Coping with Caregiving: How to Manage Stress When Caring for the Elderly

This guide offers suggestions to help caregivers maintain their personal well-being while providing quality care for a relative or another care receiver.

By Sally Bowman

OSU Extension Catalog

Helping Memory-Impaired Elders: A Guide for Caregivers

Discusses the causes of dementia and how to cope with a progressive dementing illness, respond to dementia-caused difficult behaviors, and communicate with a memory-impaired person. Provides guidelines for effective caregiving and for self-care for the caregiver. Covers specific problems such as...

By Sally Bowman

OSU Extension Catalog

Connecting the Generations: Visits with Grandchildren

Suggestions for grandparents on how to develop positive relationships with grandchildren. Discusses how to be prepared for visits from grandchildren without their parents--including making children feel at home, hazard-proofing, resting before their arrival, creating a private area for older...

By Sally Bowman