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Asian-Americans Turn to Retirement Homes for Elders

It’s a dilemma many American families confront: when to ask mom or pop if they’re ready to leave their home and move into a retirement community or assisted living facility. For newer Americans, especially those from non-Western societies, the very idea often clashes with cultural expectations. That's why the success of senior living options in Seattle, Washington, specifically geared for Chinese elders, might come as a surprise. But the developers say, the demand for this housing...

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