Posted on May 30, 2021 in Coping with GriefMourning the loss of a loved one at any age can be an isolating and solitary experience. But for older folks who have spent numerous decades living every day with a spouse or life partner, the process of grieving and beginning a new chapter of life can feel overwhelming.
Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - May 2021
Posted on May 27, 2021 in Real Heroes Wear Dog TagsThis weekend, the United States will commemorate Memorial Day. Viewed by many as the unofficial start of summer, families and friends often mark the day with picnics, BBQs, or a trip to the beach. But this patriotic holiday is set aside to honor the men and women who died while serving in the military.
Posted on May 19, 2021 in Hospice EducationBecause strokes vary in type and severity, many wonder whether their loved one qualifies for hospice after stroke. It depends. Understanding more about stroke, or a cerebrovascular accident, helps guide stroke hospice criteria.
Posted on May 17, 2021 in Voices of CaregivingAs high schools around the country were still finalizing their pandemic-era prom plans on National Prom Day, Wednesday, March 31, a rocking Senior Prom was taking place in Kansas City, MO.