Topics: Aging and aging-related services

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The Rural-ness of Social Isolation: Information from Recent Public Health Research

Dr. Carrie Henning-Smith presenting research findings.


Considered social determinants of health, social isolation and loneliness impact health. The University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center’s Deputy Director, Dr. Carrie Henning-Smith, explains how these determinants impact rural Americans based on information from her team’s recent studies.

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July 10, 2019

Keeping PACE with the Rural Elderly

PACE, the Program of All-inclusive Care that helps elderly people remain independent, is especially needed in rural areas.

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August 20, 2014