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Depression or Memory Loss

Depression or Memory Loss Twin Cities MN
by Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA   Depression prevents you from enjoying life like you used to. But its effects go far beyond mood. It also impacts your energy, sleep, appetite, and physical health. However, depression is not an inevitable part of aging, and there are many steps you can take to overcome the symptoms, no […]
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Paying For Assisted Living

Paying For Assisted Living Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs Costs for assisted living can vary widely, as do the amenities and apartment sizes. There are three basic pricing methods: all inclusive; tiers; and a la carte. The type of pricing can make a big difference in your monthly cost depending on your specific care needs. Most assisted living […]
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The Future of Senior Housing

The Future of Senior Housing Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs Choice Connections just celebrated 10 years in the Twin Cities. We have looked back at what has changed over that time. Now let’s look forward 10 years at what might change in the future. Regulation In May of 2019, Minnesota passed our first assisted living and memory care licensing […]
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Free Hearing Test By Phone

Free Hearing Test By Phone Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs If you have never had a hearing test and you think you might need one, check out The National Hearing Test at www.nationalhearingtest.org. If you are an AARP member, you can take the test for free by using the same login you use on the AARP website. If you […]
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Affordable Senior Housing

Affordable Senior Housing Options Twin Cities MN
By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA The lack of affordable housing is in the news on a regular basis.  Choice Connections receives calls on a frequent basis from people trying to find affordable housing.     Avinity and Presbyterian Homes just announced they were partnering to provide more affordable senior housing.    Dominium is continuing to build new buildings […]
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