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4 Fall Prevention Tips to Prevent Falls in Elderly Individuals

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According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA), falls are the leading cause of injuries for seniors. A slip and fall injury can result in minor or serious injuries. While a minor injury may result in bruising, a serious injury … Continue reading

Dehydration & Malnutrition: Evidence of Nursing Home Neglect

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When you leave a loved one in a nursing home or an assisted living facility, you should be able to trust that the staff will take care of them. This includes assuming that staff will provide and track basic care … Continue reading

How to Recognize the Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

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The signs of physical elder abuse are not always obvious, especially given the nature of nursing home care. It is important to know how to recognize any clues pointing to potential nursing home abuse so that you can take action … Continue reading

How Do I Know if My Loved One is Suffering From Elder Abuse?

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When you put an elder in the care of someone else, you want them to have the proper care. Elder abuse is more common than one would expect. Many elders feel that they can’t talk about any improper behavior as … Continue reading

The Hidden Agenda of the Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017

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If you have a loved one at a nursing home or assisted living facility who continuously falls, that shows a pattern in negligence at that facility. DO NOT WAIT until your loved one has an extreme or fatal fall to contact … Continue reading

Importance of Security At Assisted Living Facilities

If you are placing your mother, father, or loved-one in an elderly facility, make sure the security at the facility is excellent. Is there a sign-in book? Does someone ask who you are? Or can you just walk in? It … Continue reading

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