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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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COPD Support

COPD Support Information Education Burnsville MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease. Increasing breathlessness is a primary symptom. While currently not curable, there are many things that can be done to manage it. The COPD Foundation provides a wealth of information. If you want to connect with other people with COPD, […]
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Hospital Induced Delirium in Older Adults

Hospital Induced Delirium in Older Adults Twin Cities MN
By Eunice K. Neubauer Each year more than 7 million hospitalized Americans suffer from delirium.  A person with delirium shows a sudden alteration in their mental state.    Symptoms are: Confusion Difficulty understanding Saying things that don’t make sense Changes in personality Hallucinations Withdrawn A person with dementia going into the hospital is likely to experience […]
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