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What you — and your loved ones — need to know when facing death; The Washington Post, July 20, 2019

Erin Blakemore writes: Have you ever wondered how your life will end? Or how you, and your loved ones, will cope with those days and hours as death approaches? If such ponderings provoke panic, you’re not alone. It’s normal to fear death, especially in a society that doesn’t relish conversations about the end of life. Over the centuries, public health and medical adv… Read More
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Useful Resources for Navigating Changing Health Conditions of Ourselves and Our Loved Ones:

Ron Lieber, who writes for the New York Times, recently wrote an article responding to reader responses to his earlier articles on the Medicaid program and how the majority of Americans depend on Medicaid for nursing home or care at home at some point during their lives. The author listed four books that were recommended to him repeatedly and reported that he read them all… Read More
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Great Article on Long Term Care Insurance in the New York Times

As I have been telling my clients for years, the risk with long-term care insurance, particularly the older policies, is that the premiums are rarely fixed and could be raised substantially right about the time that the policy holder needs the insurance. More serious is the possibility that the insurance company could go out of business altogether. In The New York Times Sa… Read More
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