Long Term Care Costs

Long Term Senior Care Costs Minneapolis Minnesota
By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA For the past 13 years Genworth has conducted a cost of care study showing national, state and even regional median costs of care for home health care, adult day, assisted living and nursing home services. Here are some key findings from this year’s study: • Increases in care have risen […]
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Cataracts and Nutrition

Cataracts and Nutrition Education Tips Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs Have you had your eyes examined lately? One of the leading causes of visual impairment as we age is cataracts. While surgical removal is done frequently, trying to prevent them is the better option. According to the American Optometric Association, while some risk factors for cataracts cannot be controlled […]
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Caregiver Burnout in Elders

Caregiver Burnout in Elders Tips Twin Cities MN
By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA As many of the “greatest generation” are living longer, they are also caregiving longer. It may start out as smaller tasks but over the years the care increases and the burden increases. Sometimes our oldest generation is caring for an adult child due to a disability or mental illness. Caregiving […]
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Become an Artist: It’s Never Too Late!

Art Activities for Elderly Senior Citizens Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs <a href="http://agewiseassisted.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/become-an-artist-its-never-too-late-elderly-activities-information-twin-cities-mn cheap Generic nolvadex.jpg” class=”gallery_colorbox” rel=”attachment wp-att-1244″>Finding your creative self if you’re in your 60’s, 70’s, 80’s or 90’s is not only fun it can improve your health. Many people have always wanted to try to draw or write or even act. Some people may have done it […]
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A Respite Vacation

Respite Vacation Stays Information Twin Cities MN
By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs The approaching summer brings thoughts of vacations. If you are providing care for a spouse, a parent or other loved one, the desire for a vacation from your daily tasks may be very strong, but figuring out how to do it may seem insurmountable. One solution may be to […]
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Recommended Reading

We Know How This Ends Book Twin Cities MN
We Know How This Ends: Living While Dying By Bruce H. Kramer with Cathy Wurzer My current in process reading includes this book. I heard Cathy Wurzer and Bruce Kramer’s widow, Ev Emerson speak about it at the Recent St. Paul Senior Worker’s Spring Conference. In 2010, Bruce Kramer was diagnosed with ALS. He was […]
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