Chronic Illnesses

July 12, 2019

Segment 1: Tim and Barbara talk about chronic conditions that can impact lives--and estate plans.

Chronic Conditions – How Diagnoses Impact the Legal Plan

Segment 2: Patty Lane, Director of Care Services for the Tennessee Chapter of ALS, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss the implications of a diagnosis of Lou Gehrig's Disease.

ALS - Lou Gehrig's Disease

Segment 3: David Haddock, President of the Mid South Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and Tracy Hill, Board Member & Fall Crush Chair, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Mid South Chapter, join Tim and Barbara to discuss the implications of a Multiple Sclerosis diagnosis.

Multiple Sclerosis

Segment 4: Tom Starling, CEO, Mental Health America of the MidSouth, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss the implications of a depression diagnosis.

Depression in Seniors

Segment 5: Kelly Arney, Outreach Coordinator for the Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss the implications of a Parkinson's diagnosis.

Parkinson's Disease

Resources

Check out the organizations and resources mentioned on today's show.

Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law
615-824-2571
www.tn-elderlaw.com

ALS Association, Tennessee Chapter

615-331-5556
webtn.alsa.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Mid South Chapter
615-690-5321, 1-800-344-4867
www.nationalmssociety.org 

Mental Health America of the MidSouth
615-269-5355
www.mhamidsouth.org

Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence
615-936-5517
Kelly.b.arney@vanderbilt.edu

 

 

 

 

If You Need Extra Help...

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