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July 2015 Archives

What should I do if I suspect nursing home neglect and abuse?

It is difficult to witness a loved family member or friend being neglected or abused in a nursing home or long-term care facility. Many times people may suspect but may simply not know what to do if they suspect that someone is being neglected, abused or exploited at a nursing home. Illinois residents may find it helpful to learn steps they can take if they suspect that someone is being abused in a nursing home.

Drunk driving accidents increase during holiday weekends

Independence Day celebrations throughout the United States are commonplace over the July 4 weekend every year. Family, friends and communities come together to celebrate with fireworks, food and drink. Generally, the mood is festive. Many Illinois residents may not immediately make the connection but during Independence Day celebrations drunk driving accidents are the main cause of fatal car crashes.

Handling nursing home neglect cases

As the demographics in the United States shifts drastically as baby boomers near retirement, our senior population is expected to grow quickly. Although many senior citizens who live independently are quite capable of taking care of themselves, over time they may become more dependent on others for care.

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