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Nursing Home Malnutrition - Alabama Attorney Who Puts Your Needs First

Contact an Alabama nursing home malnutrition lawyer at Shuttlesworth Law Firm, P.C.

Malnutrition due to nursing home neglect is a serious problem in Alabama. Patients who do not eat enough food or do not eat a balanced diet can suffer serious health problems, including even death in certain extreme cases.

At Shuttlesworth Law Firm, P.C., our experienced Alabama nursing home malnutrition attorney knows how to handle such complicated cases. That's because we have successfully worked with numerous victims of malnutrition and other common nursing home neglect cases.

What are the warning signs of malnutrition due to nursing home neglect?

Nursing home patients often suffer from malnutrition for several reasons, including:

  • Nursing homes failing to feed patients on a regular basis.
  • Nursing homes failing to feed patients enough food.
  • Nursing homes not feeding patients nutritious food.

Some of the warning signs of malnutrition due to nursing home neglect include:

  • Sudden weight loss
  • Dizziness
  • Excessive tiredness
  • Irritability
  • Excessively dry skin
  • Brittle finger nails

Malnutrition can lead to several health issues including osteoporosis, anemia, and peptic ulcers – and could result in death. If you suspect something, it's important to take action immediately. Your loved one's health could be in danger.

What should I do if I suspect malnutrition due to nursing home neglect?

As soon as you observe what appear to be symptoms of nursing home malnutrition, our attorney strongly urges you to take the following steps:

  • Notify the nursing home immediately.
  • Seek immediate medical attention for your loved one.
  • Contact us.

If you retain our firm, we can vigorously investigate your case and make sure your loved one's rights are respected and your family receives the compensation you rightfully deserve. Remember, you didn't do anything wrong. Why should your family have to suffer any further?

Valuable advice from an Alabama nursing home neglect attorney you can trust. Expect more

We don't take every case we receive at Alabama law firm Shuttlesworth Law Firm, P.C.. We only take cases in which we believe we can truly help people. Often, these are some of the most difficult cases in Alabama. If you have a complex case, you have come to the right place. We've spent years developing the experience, reputation and fearlessness to win some of the most complex cases in Alabama.

We pride ourselves on our honesty. We don't make promises we cannot keep. That's why we promise to give you an accurate assessment of your case when you contact us. We want what's best for you. Expect more. Call 866-583-1885 and schedule a free case evaluation.

We handle these claims on a contingency fee, which means we don't charge clients any fees for nursing home neglect cases unless there is a successful recovery.

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