Legal

Legal advice for both the caregiver and the early-stage patient as they prepare for the future.

1. Inform. Warn loved ones not to not to give out their social security, credit card, or bank account…

Evaluating decision-making is complicated. Often individuals are under the impression that a “score”…

Detecting the red flags of fraud

by ROSEMARY COUNTER

In 2011, 90-year-old iconic actor Mickey Rooney testified before the Senate Special Committee on Aging.…

Know When to Ask For the Car Keys

by ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION

How soon after a diagnosis of dementia, does someone have to give up their licence? Interestingly, not…

Margot Bentley's family loses bid to have her last wishes honored. The family of an Alzheimer's patient…

The Power of Power of Attorney

by ROSEMARY COUNTER

In a perfect world, alongside wills and insurance, healthy adults would have a power of attorney—the…