Redefining Independence for Seniors

  • July 13, 2020

Redefining Independence for Seniors July, 2020 – We celebrated Independence Day differently this year.  Cities across the country cancelled parades, baseball games, and fireworks. Plans changed as the number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 accelerated across the country.  Many people…

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Why We Walk to End Alzheimer’s

  • September 25, 2019

Why do we walk to end Alzheimer's?  When I was a young boy, my widowed grandmother came to live with my family in rural Arkansas.  Grandmother spent some time staying with each of her daughters’ families.  Since my mother was…

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A Couple Learns About Estate Planning From Attorney John McNair

With Estate Planning, You May Delay, But Time Will Not

  • September 10, 2019

Recently I attended a conference about End of Life options and Estate Planning at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas sponsored by Conversation Ready NTX.  Throughout the day, the speakers repeated the theme of overcoming procrastination.  As Benjamin Franklin wrote…

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How Do Seniors Define Independence?

  • July 8, 2019

As we celebrated Independence Day this year, I took some time to reflect on the signing of the Declaration of Independence by our forefathers 243 years ago.  I feel gratitude for the brave men and women who currently serve in…

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Texas Nursing Home Medicaid

  • July 1, 2019

There are many misconceptions about Medicaid in Texas.  Here are answers to some of the questions we are asked most frequently. What is Medicaid? Medicaid is a joint federal and state assistance program that pays for necessary medical care and…

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A Couple Learns About Estate Planning From Attorney John McNair

Strategies to Pay for Assisted Living Costs

  • May 31, 2019

Assisted living rent can vary from $2,000 to $5,000 monthly. Depending on what type of care your loved one needs, assisted living can be the most affordable solution when compared to a nursing home ($5,000 to $10,000 or more per…

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