Age Related Memory Loss

Age-related memory loss is often a normal part of aging, and if experienced, doesn’t necessarily mean you or a loved one has Alzheimer’s. But since irreversible dementias can often present the same mild memory symptoms at first as less serious issues, it is not unusual… Read More

What is Assisted Living?

What is Assisted Living? The Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) defines as a long-term care option that combines housing, support services, and healthcare, as needed. Assisted living is designed for individuals who require assistance with everyday activities such as meals, medication management or assistance, bathing, dressing, and… Read More

What is a Certified Elder Law Attorney?

What is a Certified Elder Law Attorney? The National Elder Law Foundation (NELF) is the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law. NELF’sCertified Elder Law Attorney designation is itself certified by the American Bar Association. In Texas, a good place to find a Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) is the… Read More

What is Long Term Care?

Find Texas Long-Term Care Insurance Long-term care is ongoing assistance with some of the most basic activities of daily living such as eating, bathing, dressing, or getting in and out of bed or a chair. The need most often stems from disability, chronic illness, or… Read More

Signs Aging Parents Need Help

What are the signs aging parents need help? With more and more families dispersed geographically, adult children who live far away from their elderly parents face ongoing worry about their health and safety. As aging parents, particularly those who live alone, face medical and mobility… Read More