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An elder law attorney may take on estate management, elder abuse cases, Medicare and social security and durable powers of attorney.
Most of us have had pets throughout our lives, and love the companionship and joy they can bring. Why should this change when we grow older? Pet ownership can result in many benefits for seniors.
If the decision has been made for assisted living and you are approaching moving day, there are ways to make the new home welcoming and more familiar.
Moving into assisted living does not mean a senior has to relinquish their independence - in fact, they may only be giving up isolation and loneliness.
In recent years, many researchers have stated that a person's emotional intelligence quotient (EQ) is more important to their quality of life than their IQ.
Parkinson’s disease (PD) is most often diagnosed in persons over the age of 60, and is therefore often considered a "senior citizen's disease. In fact, only 4% of Parkinson's cases occur before the age of 50.
You'll want to make sure that the community offers the level of care you require, that the staff is friendly and competent and that the facility is safe and well-maintained.
All assisted living facilities offer various levels of care, and each level is designed around building variables and the capabilities of each resident.
One of the best ways to assess how your loved one is doing on their own - or if they need to consider assisted living - is to understand their ability to complete common activities of daily life. (ADLs)