Updated information re: hoarding

Turns out that hoarding behaviors may be more properly associated with depression than with obsessive/compulsive disorders. Also that hoarding problems tend to worsen with age. Read more in a National Public Radio report on a recent national meeting on aging issues. Both pieces of news square with our observations. They also lead to the conclusion…

“The Dead Have Rights, Too”

We really like Tennessee lawyer Tim Takacs. His bi-weekly online (and e-mail) newsletter was one of the original inspirations for our own Elder Law Issues, and he has provided his clients and his readers with interesting, up-to-date and informative reading material for nearly two decades now. Tim’s last-week Elder Law Fax addressed an interesting topic…