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Elder Abuse is a Niche Business

Systemic elder abuse is a niche business. Judges, attorneys, government agencies, bankers, doctors and others in the system work together and use the elderly for personal […]


Elder Abuse is the Knowing, Intentional, or Negligent Act Causing Harm

Each year hundreds of thousands of older persons are abused, neglected, and exploited by family members and others. Many victims are people who are older, frail, […]


Elder Abuse is the Mistreatment of an Older Person

Elder abuse, the mistreatment of an older person, takes many forms. Abuse can come in the form of physical and emotional abuse, financial exploitation or neglect. […]


Elder Abuse: Intimidation, Exploitation and Physical Pain

For older adults who depend on others to care for them, the world can be a scary place. Like children who rely on their parents for […]


Los Angeles County Bracing for Senior Abuse Explosion

With Los Angeles County facing a “senior tsunami” in the decades ahead, county officials are not adequately prepared to deal with the explosion in demand for […]


Definitions and Statistics: Signs of Elder Abuse

According to the National Center for Victims of Crime, definitions and statistics on elder abuse vary but researchers agree abuse of the elderly falls within five […]


Elder Abuse

It appears that almost every week, we see some sprightly, newly-minted centenarian in the newspaper or on the evening news being feted and toasted by the […]


Most Common Place to Find a Decubitus Ulcer, Pressure Sore, and Bed Sore Are the Hips, Back, Ankles and Buttocks

A decubitus ulcer, also called a pressure sore or bed sore, is an open wound on your skin. Pressure sores often occur on the skin covering […]


Infected Bed Sores, Decubitus Ulcers, and Pressure Sores Will Cause Severe Pain and Suffering and Death

Bedsores are caused when patients are not turned regularly, or are left in poor hygiene. They may become infected if not spotted and treated quickly. While […]


Elder Dies Because of Willful Elder Abuse and Neglect says Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawyer Steven Peck

A California Skilled Nursing facility has been sued for “willfully neglecting” an elderly dementia patient who was left to die in her own filth and feces […]



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