How do you determine if this is forgetfulness or something much worse? Know the warning signs to keeping your senior safe at home.
By: Stefania Shaffer
When she flung open the front door to heartily greet me after a long period away from home, I did not need a professional to give me a checklist in order to know what was staring me in the face—my mother was no longer able to care for herself.
The thought registered like a blip on my radar, but I needed proof that these suspicions were correct.
I quickly gleaned from the tour of …