Did you know that Kimbrough Law has a YouTube channel? It contains dozens of educational videos on estate planning, elder law, caregiving, and much more. If you're a family caregiver, especially one who's just getting started on the long-term care journey, you'll find guidance, helpful information, inspiration, and comfort in these videos. Go to Kimbrough Law's YouTube Channel.
Falls are a major health concern for seniors. Anyone can fall but with increasing age, the risk and likelihood of injury increase. The consequences of a fall for a senior can be life-altering and can seriously impact independence and quality of life. Hip fractures are the most common injury and are one of the top reasons why a person must move from their home to an assisted living or long-term care facility. With an aging population, there is an increased emphasis on helping
September 22, 2018, the first day of fall, is National Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Falls are the leading cause of injury related emergency department visits for older adults, the major cause of hip fractures, and responsible for more than half of fatal head injuries. What can you do to prevent falls? Elder Care Coordinator Bre Simmons offers some tips. View more educational videos on Kimbrough Law's YouTube channel.
Your parents haven’t had the same exposure to social media as the youth in your midst who have grown up with a different type of connectivity. The life events of younger generations, from the monumental to the mundane, are being memorialized through a wide variety of channels ranging from Facebook to YouTube to Instagram. Everyone has a story and if your parent has dementia, they likely have many stories. Some you may have heard over and over. Although the repetition may be t