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Decisional Capacity and Short Term Memory Loss

Decisional Capacity and Short Term Memory Loss

Individuals with mild cognitive impairment can often still make solid decisions.

A Different Degree of Elder Abuse

A Different Degree of Elder Abuse

A few years ago, when we didn’t yet have a diagnosis, but knew something was wrong with mom and dad, we were concerned that our parents would be victims of elder-abuse scams. We had a major incident when my mom hired two contractors for the same work, one of which charged 5 times a reasonable […]