Posted on December 18, 2015When you think of a Veteran — a hero — what is it you see? On Veterans Day, we explored this concept in the ways that it has evolved over time.
Blog: Hospice Views - December 2015
Posted on December 17, 2015 in Hospice EducationLarry sang to me. He sang to his wife of 58 years. Once, I even saw him serenade a young reporter. Since Larry had a great voice and seemed to sing with joy, no one minded when his meandering conversation was abruptly cut short by song. We should all be so lucky, I thought.
Posted on December 16, 2015 in Caregiving TipsIt’s been found that a whopping 90 percent of Americans celebrate Christmas, and rightfully so: it’s one of the few times every year where friends and family come together to enjoy each other and celebrate life.
Posted on December 15, 2015 in Caregiving TipsIf you’re involved in hospice care in any way — as a patient, caregiver or family member — you know there are lots of terms that can be confusing. Clinical terms like “comorbidity” and “primary diagnosis” aren’t very clear about what they actually mean.
Posted on December 10, 2015 in Caregiving TipsSuggestions for thoughtful gifts for someone mourning a loss from the Crossroads Hospice Family & Caregivers Blog.
Posted on December 8, 2015 in Caregiving TipsFrom time-savers to ways to give back, these tips will help you make the most of the your holidays.