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Bed Sores, Pressure Sores aka Pressure Ulcers Are Skin Wounds says Los Angeles Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawyer Steven Peck

Bedsores are also known as pressure sores, pressure ulcers are basically skin wounds and generally form in those areas where a person can have the least […]

Elder Abuse is Severely  Under Reported says Los Angeles Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawyer Steven Peck

Elder Abuse and neglect is a widespread problem, and the fact that abuse of the elderly often goes unreported is particularly tragic. We must understand Elder […]

Elder Suing Manorcare for Dehydration, Malnutrition, Infections, Pressure Sores and Wrongful Death says California Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawyer Steven Peck

A woman is suing HCR Manorcare after she claims her family member was neglected while he was a resident. Manor Care, Inc.; HCR Manor Care Services, […]

Medical Error Is Experienced By One in Three Long Term Care Patients

One in three hospitalized patients experiences a medical error during the course of their stay, a study published this month in the journal Health Affairs reported. […]

Certain Signs That Evidence Symptoms of Dehydration Indicate Nursing Home Abuse and neglect

The degree of dehydration is graded according to signs and symptoms that reflect the amount of fluid lost. In the early stages of dehydration, there are […]

The Over Prescription of Anti-Psychotic Drugs To Residents of Nursing Homes May Constitute Elder Abuse

Frail and vulnerable residents of nursing homes throughout California are being dosed with powerful anti-psychotic drugs, leading to painful spasms, tremors, lethargy, a higher risk of […]

Most Nursing Homes have Employees With Criminal Backgrounds Indicates San Francisco Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Attorney Steven Peck

The U.S. Department of Health insurance and Human Services’ Office of Inspector General investigated the number of individuals with criminal records working in nursing homes. To […]

What Are The Causes of Bed Sores, Pressure Sores and Decubitus Ulcers?

Bed Sores are Caused by Pressure A bed sore, also called a pressure ulcer, is an area of skin damaged after a two to three-hour loss […]

Bed Sores, Pressure Sores and Decubitus Ulcers Are Easier To Prevent Than to Treat

Bed sores also go by the identity of decubitus ulcers and they are ulcers of the skin that appear due to prolonged pressure. Bed sores are […]

Is Sepsis Related to Bed Sores?

Bed Sores can Cause Sepsis If your loved one has a bed sore and is later diagnosed with sepsis then there is a strong likelihood that […]

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