If you have ever struggled to answer questions from a nurse or doctor about your medical history or the medical history of a loved one – then MYLO is for you.
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If you have ever rushed an ailing loved one to the hospital without having crucial medical information, list of prescriptions, and copies of their health care directives – then MYLO is for you.
If you are feeling overwhelmed by the growing needs of your elder loved ones. This may arise because you are not geographically close, have competing demands for your time, or have met with their reluctance or refusal to accept your help. Aging Life Care Professionals can assist both you and your loved ones with sensitivity and support. A need for peace of mind: you want the best for your loved ones – for them to be safe, respected, and to have appropriate care.
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Multiple problems frequently arise when an adult loses capacity. Do you remember Terri Schiavo and the 7 year court battle that her family had to endure to determine the proper course of her medical treatment? Much to the surprise of close relatives, unless certain documents are signed ahead of time, the relatives are not entitled to make health care decisions for their loved one.
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Yes, I write about dying….how we die in America, the choices and problems we face, what can go wrong, and how to make dying personal. I have to tell you this: I learn incredible things every time someone talks about “talking about dying.”
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