Hospice: The Gentle Goodbye

She was entrusting me to help her live her last days in comfort and dignity.

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Hugh Scher

Case a ‘concerning’ example of end-of-life care issues

A recent case involving an appeal board ruling against doctors who imposed a do-not-resuscitate order on an elderly patient against his family’s wishes is yet another example of the importance of effective communications and respect for patient wishes amongst doctors and families when it comes to end-of-life care, says Toronto lawyer Hugh Scher.

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Elaine Blades

POA Issues 101

Learn a few basic terms and laws around POA issues.

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Caregiver Heroes: Dana

She helped care for her Mom almost every day, including making many, many pots of potato soup.

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Buyer beware!

10 great tips to avoid fraudsters, high-pressure marketing tactics, and "once-in-a-lifetime" special offers.

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Dr. Ken Shulman

King Lear: Lessons in estate and succession planning, capacity and family dynamics

King Lear is the poster boy for older adults who use poor judgment in determining how and when to distribute their assets to their children.

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