Nursing Home Abuse Statistics: The Prevalence of Nursing Home Abuse in the U.S. (Pt. 3)

September 24, 2014

Here is the conclusion to our blog series Nursing Home Abuse Statistics: The Prevalence of Nursing Home Abuse in the U.S. More Statistics for Nursing Home Abuse among the Impaired Of all of the impairments that residents may be living with, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease tend to be the most…
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Nursing Home Abuse Statistics: The Prevalence of Nursing Home Abuse in the U.S. (Pt. 2)

September 18, 2014

In continuation of Nursing Home Abuse Statistics: The Prevalence of Nursing Home Abuse in the U.S. (Pt. 1), here, we will resume our discussion of the incidence of abuse in American nursing homes. While the first part of this blog disclosed some general facts about the elderly population in the…
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Nursing Home Abuse Statistics: The Prevalence of Nursing Home Abuse in the U.S. (Pt. 1)

September 12, 2014

Nursing home abuse can manifest in various ways, subjecting the residents of these facilities to physical, emotional, psychological and/or sexual abuse. While this thought is likely distressing in itself (especially if your loved one is currently residing in a nursing home in the U.S.), what may be more shocking and…
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Nursing Home Abuse: 5 Warning Signs to Beware Of (Part 3)

April 11, 2014

Wrapping up our three-part blog Nursing Home Abuse: 5 Warning Signs to Beware Of, here are the final two signs of nursing home abuse and neglect that families should consider giant red flags. If you notice your loved one exhibiting any of the warning signs of nursing home abuse and…
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Nursing Home Abuse: 5 Warning Signs to Beware Of (Part 2)

April 8, 2014

As a continuation of Nursing Home Abuse: 5 Warning Signs to Beware Of (Part 1), some more important warning signs of nursing home abuse will be discussed below. As mentioned in Part 1 of this blog, when you notice any of these signs of nursing home abuse, don’t hesitate to: …
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Nursing Home Abuse: 5 Warning Signs to Beware Of (Part 1)

April 2, 2014

Nursing home abuse is, tragically, an all-too-common occurrence, as about 1 in every 10 nursing home residents will be abused at some point during their residency in these facilities (according to the National Center on Elder Abuse, a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services).  While some…
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