A Day in the Life of Dementia

I arrived to find my Dad on the floor

I arrived to find my Dad on the floor

3 options if you arrive to find a parent on the floor.

Simple Steps to Safe Guard a Loved Ones Finances

Simple Steps to Safe Guard a Loved Ones Finances

A few ways to lock down a loved ones finances.

The law in Virginia to protect elders fails us all.

This is a follow up to my last blog about being subpoenaed in an elder fraud case. Sadly, the commonwealth attorney and police detective both know that the woman stole money money from my client. At 91, she suffers from Parkinson’s but can walk on her own, feed herself (and help feed others), and you […]

Brain changes make ALL older adults vulnerable to fraud

Brain changes make ALL older adults vulnerable to fraud

Turns out our aging brains ends up trusting more people than we should.

Surviving as a Digital Immigrant

My sister-in-law shared the idea with me years ago that we are digital immigrants which are defined as “a person born or brought up before the widespread use of digital technology.”  My first major in college was computer science … but I freely admit that I am a digital immigrant. I have gotten used to […]

Do I schedule the colonoscopy?

Do I schedule the colonoscopy?

When do you decide to stop following certain health care recommendations?

The indignity of aging: Predatory Home Service Providers

The indignity of aging: Predatory Home Service Providers

Sadly, some companies are taking advantage of their elders.