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Sentinel : Making Medical Decisions at the End Stage of Life | Keystone Elder Law – Mechanicsburg, PA

Last week’s column discussed Advance Care Directives for end stage medical treatment. The Directive prepares for the possibility that a person’s future state of permanent unconsciousness could cause an individual to be unable personally to communicate to the treating...

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Sentinel : The Importance of an Advance Care Directive | Keystone Elder Law – Mechanicsburg, PA

How would you want to spend the final hours or days of your life if you become permanently unconscious and are no longer able to communicate?   You have the right to choose and express your preferences in advance.  Inaction has consequences. Terry Schiavo did not...

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Sentinel : Supercaregiver | Keystone Elder Law – Mechanicsburg, PA

“Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a speeding locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound! Look . . . it’s Superman.” If you are like me, you remember hearing this introduction of Superman on TV. You probably wished, like me, that you had...

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Sentinel: Disney World, Respite and the Elder Care Adventure | Keystone Elder Law – Mechanicsburg, PA

What do a grandparent’s trip to Disney World and the practice Elder Law have in common?  They both involve stress, trust, and joy.  I’ll try to explain. Confusion about the elder care system creates stress for caregivers.  When families hire us, we ask them to put...

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