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Elder Law – Specializing in you!

Under the category of ‘there really is something for everyone’, I was pleasantly surprised a few weeks ago when I stopped by to visit my family attorney. I knew that her practice had lawyers specializing in family law, divorce law, criminal defense, civil law and...

Memory Assessment

Is It Forgetfulness or Something Else? We’ve all lost our keys, or forgotten to take the garbage out. Everyone gets into a bind when they can’t remember the name of a person they met last week, or why they walked into the bedroom just now. Our lives are busy, we’ve...

Cold Weather Tips

Baby It’s Cold Outside! 2018 certainly started with a bang! Or maybe more like a frozen popsicle! Temperatures across the country have plummeted to record lows; even our good friends in Jacksonville, FL saw snow! It’s enough to make a person want to huddle down under...

Today’s Male Caregivers

An estimated 40 percent of the caregivers in the United States are middle-aged men or older. It appears these men are rolling up their sleeves, jumping in and going hands-on. Whether caring for an elderly parent or an ill spouse, more and more are in it for the long...

Traveling with a Loved One with Dementia

I am repeatedly asked for advice on whether or not to take loved ones living with dementia on vacation. My answer is always consistent, It’s always better if they are still in the early stages of the disease. If they are too far” advanced, the problems you will...

Essence of Dementia Care

The dread of failure is every caregiver’s nightmare. Try to relax and observe your loved one closely. Learn as much as possible from him or her day-to-day. Don’t be so hard on yourself. Remember, every person living with dementia responds differently in most...