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New Technologies in Assistive Care

Senior Care Housing Assistive Devices Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs A recent article in the Huffington Post discussed how technology may change aging in the next 10 years. There are many technologies already helping seniors stay independent longer. These technologies generally help seniors to accomplish tasks and stay safe in their home, whether it is a house, a condo […]
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Caregiver Self-Assessment

Caregiver Self Assessment Twin Cities MN Senior Care
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs Whenever we meet with members of a family who are caregivers, we always remind them of what they are told by the airline staff before every flight.  Always put your oxygen mask on first before trying to help others.  Why do they tell you this?  Because if you are […]
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Recommended Reading

Changing the Way We Die by Fran Smith and Sheila Himmel Have you known someone that has used hospice, were glad they did or maybe wished they knew more about it sooner? Choosing how we die, where we die, and who is with us when we die can be a choice. Hospice can help in […]
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Why Choosing Hospice Care Improves Life and Death

Senior Elderly Hospice Care Twin Cities MN
By Anne E. Denny Hospice is a mission driven approach to caring for the dying that: Embraces what is possible even while experiencing limitations from a disease. Values and respects the individual’s choices, heritage and traditions. Honors the whole person by attending to physical, emotional, relational and spiritual well-being. Cares for family members, recognizing the […]
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Life Long Traveling

Senior Care Travel Safety Education Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs Do you like to travel but you are worried about traveling alone? These days there is no need to travel by your self! There are ways to travel with a group that are safe and fun. A cruise can be one of the most cost efficient ways to travel […]
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Cost of Senior Care Keeps Rising

Senior Care Rising Costs Twin Cities MN
By Lori J Larson, CSA The annual Genworth Cost of Care Survey indicates the cost of caring for seniors in the United States, and more specifically in Minnesota, are rising and rapidly. “Most people don’t realize how expensive the care can be until a parent or family member needs it.” Said Joe Caldwell, long-term services […]
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