Kimbrough Law has a long track record of success helping veterans and their families secure VA disability and pension benefits. We've received benefit awards for more than 500 veterans and their families, many of whom had given up hope. One veterans explains how Kimbrough Law helped him.
Happiness might seem like a pretty straightforward thing. But if you’re an economics researcher, happiness is anything but straightforward. In fact, it’s fairly U-shaped. Labor economists from the University of Warwick surveyed life satisfaction in countries around the world in the 1990’s. The results were clear: life satisfaction declined with age for the first few decades, hitting a rock bottom point in the 40s or 50s. From there on, life happiness steadily increased—someti
Statistics indicate that about 43% of American households have at least one gun in their possession. In 2018, 5.7 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease. That number will increase as the population continues to age. If you care for a loved one with dementia and have a gun in your home, you’ll want to pay attention to the risk of danger. You may be concerned about your family member being able to drive. Maybe you’ve even tried to hide the car keys or sold the car. You may
When it comes to paying for long-term care, being frugal is no longer enough. But well-placed planning can make all the difference. Attorney Kim Kimbrough explains. View more educational videos on Kimbrough Law's YouTube channel.
The mere mention of the terms palliative care and hospice care can conjure up images of death and dying for many people. The prevailing thought is that someone must be near end of life if these services are being introduced by the medical team. Or another common belief is that they’re giving up on me or my loved one and nothing more can be done. In the context of person-centered care, hospice and palliative care can provide a tremendous amount of value at different points in
If it has been awhile since your last trip home to see your elderly parents, it may be a good idea to do a little detective work during your visit. Elder Care Coordinator Alice Woodard offers some helpful tips. View more educational videos on Kimbrough Law's YouTube channel.
Do you care for someone over the age of 65? Are you wondering if they should get the flu shot? The answer is yes. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), people 65 years and older should receive the flu vaccination by the end of October each year, before the flu season starts.1 The flu shot is also encouraged for family members and caregivers of seniors. Why is the flu shot important? Your immune system weakens with age and an older person is less ab
With planning and adjusted expectations, holiday celebrations with loved ones with Alzheimer's disease can still be happy occasions. Elder Care Coordinator Bre Simmons offers some helpful tips. This is the second video in a two-part series. View more educational videos on Kimbrough Law's YouTube channel.