Jackie’s Columns

(Archived from Jackie’s writings in the Bowie Blade-News)

October 6, 2011

Sweepstakes winner? Lose 30 pounds in 30 days? Money from Nigeria? Watch out for email scams

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself.  It’s what you do for others.— Danny Thomas, American comedian and […]
September 29, 2011

Be aware of senior telemarketing scams

I think you’re old at about 30 because that’s when people start to look gross.— Sergio, age 9 My client called in tears.  She had received […]
September 22, 2011

State 'average' in long-term care services

Life is no brief candle to me.  It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for the moment, and I want […]
September 15, 2011

Alzheimer's disease could actually be vascular dementia

I have seen deeply demented patients weep or shiver as they listen to music they have never heard before, and I think they can experience the […]