Elder Abuse Puts a Couple in the Hospital and a Woman in Jail

Lena May Grove, a 50 year old woman from Wenatchee, Washington, was arrested in April and is facing charges of domestic violence, assault, and reckless endangerment. She has been charged with elder abuse of the couple that she cares for, a couple that legally adopted her last year so she could continue caring for both of them. Elderly Couple Found Injured in Unsanitary Home On April 17, Grove called an ambulance to her home because she believed she was overdosing on drugs. While in the home, police found the elderly couple injured and in unsanitary conditions. The 77 year old husband was found in his urine soaked bed with blood and … [Read more...]

Bed Sore Lawyers: Nutritious Diet Key to Recovery

Bed sore lawyers believe that patients who suffer from pressure ulcers need to meet with a dietitian as soon as possible. In association with a licensed dietitian, patients can determine the best diet for supporting healing and promoting recovery. Many elderly people who suffer from bed sores likely do not receive the proper nutrients daily. A malnourished individual who does not get a recommended daily diet lacks the capacity to synthesize protein in order to repair tissue. Questionnaire and Examination Generally Assist in Prescribing an Adequate Diet Through a series of questions and a physical examination, a physician can get a … [Read more...]