Oast & Hook attorney Letha Sgritta McDowell recounts a recent meeting with two gentlemen seeking advice regarding their mother. Mother was living independently at home while her two sons were leading busy lives nearby. Although mother was relatively healthy, she suffered from uncontrolled high blood pressure and high cholesterol. She was not, however, what would be considered elderly - she was able to work, cook, clean, mow her lawn, garden, and participate in other activities. Then, unexpectedly, she suffered a massive stroke. Click here for the complete article.