New Alzheimer’s Drug Therapy Gives Prevention Hope

  • February 25, 2020

Researchers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University recently announced that pharmacological "chaperone therapy" can prevent Alzheimer’s disease (AD) in mice. Alzheimer’s is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that currently has no cure. Abnormal clumps (amyloid-beta plaques) and…

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Two Key Legal Documents For Singles of Any Age

  • February 24, 2020

Having a living will and a power of attorney for healthcare will allow a designated person to make decisions on your behalf, when you are unable to communicate your wishes. This may be more important for a single person than…

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Facility Living for Alzheimer’s Patients

  • February 18, 2020

The National Institute of Health (NIH) Library of Medicine reports the most common form of dementia is Alzheimer's disease, accounting for approximately two-thirds of all diagnosed cases of dementia. Alzheimer’s is also one of the most expensive diseases to treat…

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What Are the Benefits of a 401(k)?

  • February 17, 2020

We hear a lot about the importance of having the right mix of large and small caps, domestic and international, bonds and other investments, to create a strong and stable investment portfolio. The same thing is true, when it comes…

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Estate Planning

Estate Planning with a Blended Family

  • February 11, 2020

Couples often bring children into a marriage from a prior marriage or union and then have children together. This is often referred to as a blended family. Blended families highlight the need for careful estate planning to make sure the…

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What Estate Planning Documents Should Everyone Have?

  • February 10, 2020

We never know when tragedy will strike, an accident occurs, or a diagnosis of a serious illness is given. Having an estate plan, including these specific documents, is part of being a responsible adult and preparing for whatever the future…

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