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How Mental Capacity Impacts Estate Planning For An Alzheimer’s Patient

World Alzheimer’s Day is September 21st. Have you heard of it? It is an international campaign to both raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease and to challenge the stigma surrounding dementia. The stigma surrounding dementia can often result in the first symptoms of early Alzheimer’s. For instance, a person’s decreased executive functioning and disorganization may end… Read more »

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How You Can Help A Victim of Elder Abuse

Did you know that World Elder Abuse Awareness Month is just beginning and World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is coming up on June 15? This is a time to educate others about the millions of seniors who are victims of mistreatment and exploitation. Becoming aware of the problem is critical to combating it. Experts say… Read more »

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7 Resources for Senior Adults this Older Americans Month

Every May is Older Americans Month. This is a time when seniors are formally celebrated as a valuable part of our shared society, and deservedly so. Older Americans Month also coincides with National Elder Law Month, which began in 1963 as a way to raise awareness about the field of elder law and the critical… Read more »