How Hospice can Help You as a Caregiver

When I was taking care of my mother every day felt like keeping up double the normal routine. I would wake up and make oatmeal with blueberries for both of us. Then I would help her eat by giving her a small spoon full at a time and then once she was finished I would take the time to eat myself. Each week I would take out the pill planner
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Understanding Hospice: Key Questions

All people deserve quality care and quality of life as the end of life draws near. Hospice care can provide this and more. Here we hope to provide informative answers to some of the most commonly asked questions regarding hospice care. What is hospice care? Hospice is a type of end-of-life care in which the focus shifts from medical interventions aimed at a cure to palliative care, in which comfort
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PTSD and Hospice Care

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder After a traumatic event, most people have painful memories. For many people, the effects of the event fade over time. But for others, the memories, thoughts and feelings don't go away - even months or years after the event is over. Mental health experts are not sure why some people develop Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and others do not. If stress reactions do not improve
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