Tag: elder law

Warning Signs Your Aging Parent May Need Memory Care Soon

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Forgetfulness can often be associated with aging. How do you decipher this natural sign of aging from the more serious symptoms of dementia? Let us take a look at some of the warning signs that may indicate that your aging parent needs memory care soon. Getting lost. As dementia worsens, it can be common for… Read more »

How to Start “Tough Conversations” About Medical Care

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Set aside time as soon as possible to have conversations with loved ones about your personal preferences for medical and/or long-term care. Here are some important issues to consider:   ∙ Whom do you trust to make medical decisions on your behalf? Whom do you NOT want to make decisions for you? ∙ How do you… Read more »

Coping With An Aging Parent’s Memory Loss: Four Things To Keep In Mind

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Have you considered that one of the biggest complaints about getting older may be the seemingly inevitable memory loss? For some it may be very minimal and for others much more substantial. If your parent may be starting to suffer from memory loss, take a moment to review these four things that you should keep… Read more »