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Monthly Archives: November 2014


November is National Hospice Month

Once again we celebrate a wonderful and caring option of care for patients who are facing end of life illness. Many people think hospice means a place to die. It is not. It is a specialized program and philosophy of health care to provide comfort for individuals approaching the end of life.

2018-10-18T14:56:37+00:00Posted on Thursday, November 20, 2014|News|

Advice from a Caregiver – Embrace Humor

In honor of National Caregiver Month, I want to encourage all caregivers to not forget one crucial thing—humor. You’ve heard the saying, “laughter is the best medicine” and I believe that saying to be true! I came to learn this important lesson while I was caring for my father.

2018-10-18T14:56:49+00:00Posted on Thursday, November 13, 2014|Caregivers|

November is National Caregiver Month

Recently I visited a caregiver whose wife had Alzheimer’s disease. When I asked him how he was coping with taking care of her, he responded with a loving smile “I don’t have to take care of her, I GET to.”

2018-10-18T15:14:30+00:00Posted on Thursday, November 6, 2014|News|