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Senility and Disability: Your Plans?

As a full-time caretaker for a senile old woman, I’ve come to realize that there are some very important questions which everyone should ask… and which very few do ask.

It all boils down to this single question: What do you want out of your elder years?

I’ve noticed a tendency among people from a variety of backgrounds to treat elderly persons with fading minds much as they would treat toddlers. Essentially, the person’s individual free will is not respected to the same extent as tha…

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