Specialty Senior Housing?

Specialty Senior Housing and LGBT Communities Twin Cities MN By Chris and Laurie Kemp At the recent Fall Aging Conference the final speaker was Andrew Carle. He talked about current innovations in senior housing and supportive technologies. Here we focus on the housing part of his presentation. There are many concerns about the aging of the Baby Boom Generation. The number of people over […] Continue reading →

Recommended Reading

Preventing Osteoporosis Information Twin Cities MN Your Bones: How You Can Prevent Osteoporosis and Have Strong Bones for Life – Naturally by Laura Pizzorno With Halloween around the corner and skeleton pictures in display, a book that came to mind is about taking care of our bones. Because falls and bone cracks and breaks cause many seniors to leave their homes, it’s […] Continue reading →

Fighting the 3 Plagues

Elderly Senior Citizen Care Education Twin Cities MN By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs In “Being Mortal, our recommended book last month, Atul Gawande tells the story of Bill Thomas. Thomas was a first time administrator at a nursing home. After a short time of observation he decided the three things he needed to do to most help residents were to help them […] Continue reading →

Medicare Enrollment

Medicare Enrollment Programs Twin Cities MN By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA Open enrollment period has three important dates. October 1, 2015 – The time to start comparing your coverage with other options is now. You may be able to save money by comparing all of your options. What to consider when choosing or changing your coverage: Convenience Costs Coverage Doctor and […] Continue reading →

Recommended Reading

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in The End By Dr. Atul Gawande Given that this well-known speaker is presenting at The River Center in St. Paul on September 18th, this seemed like a good book to highlight this month.   This event is already sold out which speaks to the interest in this topic. Dr. […] Continue reading →