Monthly Archives: July 2014

Nursing Home Neglect: Sepsis

Sepsis is a bacterial infection that can be fatal if left untreated. An occurrence of sepsis may be a warning sign of nursing home neglect. How Sepsis Occurs Sepsis can occur when an underlying infection, which may have been preventable … Continue reading

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Nursing Home Neglect: Talking about Abuse

The sad truth is that many elderly people are very much against living in a nursing home. After moving in, some complain about everything, and some say little and withdraw. No matter which path your loved one takes, if they … Continue reading

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Medical Malpractice and Elder/Nursing Home Abuse

Medical malpractice of the elderly in nursing homes, or nursing home malpractice, can manifest in a number of ways. Both action and inaction, or neglect, can constitute malpractice of the elderly. In other words, intention or lack of attention can, … Continue reading

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Warning Signs of Abuse in the Nursing Home

Warning Signs of Abuse in the Nursing Home Placing a loved one in a nursing home can be one of the most difficult decisions you can make. It can be very hard on both the family and elderly or infirm … Continue reading

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