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The link between nursing home understaffing and elder abuse

A serious understaffing problem is permeating many of America's nursing homes and continuing care facilities, and it may be placing your loved ones at risk. When nursing homes do not have enough staff members to comfortably cater to all residents and handle all necessary tasks, the quality of care tends to suffer, which can lead to nursing home abuse or neglect, among other issues. Nursinghomeabuseguide.org reports that more than 90 percent of the nation's nursing homes are understaffed, and there are a number of reasons this is the case.

Alcohol causing Wisconsin snowmobile accidents

Every winter, outdoor enthusiasts from all around Wisconsin head out to enjoy the blankets of fresh powder covering the state. While skiing and snowshoeing are great ways to explore, one of the most exciting ways to see both backcountry trails and public park routes is on a snowmobile. Cruising across the ice is exciting, but the number of snowmobile injuries point to the dangers apparent with this sport.

New Year's resolutions during divorce

While many people start the new year with goals of losing weight, exercising more or eating better, those who are going through divorce may benefit from slightly different resolutions. Weight loss and health are still important, but for people who are separated or in the midst of divorce, resolutions that help them deal with the challenges of divorce. The following resolutions can really make a difference for people in divorce:

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