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Age-Related Macular Degeneration 

Age-Related Macular Degeneration Twin Cities MN
By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of blindness in the US and most people are unaware of this.   The word “age” in AMD doesn’t mean this eye condition only affects the elderly but rather that the incidence of AMD rises with age. The exact causes are unknown but […]
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Parkinson’s Disease Resources

April is Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month. As Certified Senior Advisors, one of our goals is to connect people to resources they may need that are beyond our expertise in senior housing. Below are links to a number of resources for families who are living with Parkinson’s Disease. Fitness Exercise Classes […]
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Dementia Friends Minnesota

Dimentia Alzheimers Education Resources Twin Cities MN
By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA Did you know there are over 11,000 individuals that are “dementia friends” in the state of Minnesota?   What is a dementia friend?  It is a person that has taken a 1 hour course to learn about dementia. Dementia Friends is a global movement that was started in the United Kingdom.    […]
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Giving A Gift of Memories

Importance of Family Memories Elderly Parents Senior Citizens Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs When we get together with family, whether it is our kids, siblings or cousins, it is always a time of retelling family stories. Everyone laughs and cries as they enjoy hearing the memories again. This gift of family memories is a great and easy idea for Christmas gifts. It […]
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Managing Care of A Loved One

Managed Care for Elderly Parents Senior Citizens Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs When a loved one moves into an assisted living or memory care, family members do not stop being caregivers. Now instead of being the caregiver that performs the caregiving you are the caregiver that watches over the cares being provided.  Communication is key. Here are some tips to help […]
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