Articles for Tag: "hospice"

Nearly 70 years into marriage, husband and wife die on same day 
Nearly 70 years into marriage, husband and wife die on same day
A nurse shares the heartwarming story of one elderly couple’s undying love.
5 things you should know about palliative care 
5 things you should know about palliative care
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. Learn more.
Have you made your wishes known?  Featured
Have you made your wishes known?
It’s National Healthcare Decisions Day, a time to talk about end-of-life care.
Doctors encouraged to talk about end-of-life care 
Doctors encouraged to talk about end-of-life care
Discussing care goals for seriously ill patients has been found to improve quality of life.
Hospice and palliative care: What’s the difference?  Featured
Hospice and palliative care: What’s the difference?
Although very similar, there are key differences between the two.
Most Americans don’t make end-of-life decisions 
Most Americans don’t make end-of-life decisions
Race and education level influence advanced directive care planning, according to a new study.
What you should know about hospice care  Featured
What you should know about hospice care
Find out why hospice care offers patients and families more than you may think.