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Understanding the 7 Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease

Today is World Alzheimer’s Awareness Day and we wanted to take this opportunity to shed some light on a disease that affects so many of our clients. Because we handle estate planning and other issues surrounding elder law, we often council our clients on issues of elder care. And because 1 in 8 of people over the age of 65 have Alzheimer’s disease, you can bet this is an issue we deal with frequently. Continue reading “Understanding the 7 Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease”


Keep Your Body Healthy By Staying Physically Active

As we grow older, our bodies don’t move like they once did. You might not be able to enjoy the outdoors or the gym as you once did. But that doesn’t mean you can’t maintain a healthy and active lifestyle. Remember, staying physically active reduces your risk of heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, diabetes and other chronic illnesses. Plus, exercise helps combat depression and other mental issues. Continue reading “Keep Your Body Healthy By Staying Physically Active”