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August 7, 2019

10 Things to Remember on Purple Heart Day

Serving in the United States military is an honor. Serving in the United States military in combat is a distinction few achieve. Even among combat veterans, […]
August 6, 2019

10 Healthy Habits for Seniors

Dental check-ups, medications, physicals – the list of a senior’s health needs go on. Not to mention, a caregiver’s health may suffer in the midst of putting a […]
August 1, 2019

Caregiver Stress and Burnout

Tips for Regaining Your Energy, Optimism, and Hope The demands of caregiving can be overwhelming, especially if you feel that you’re in over your head or […]
July 15, 2019

10 Questions to Ask When You Become a Caregiver

Across the country, 40 million adults serve as caregivers for loved ones, according to the AARP. Ten million of those caregivers are millennials, and a majority […]
July 3, 2019

‘End Game’ Film Shows the Struggle in End-of-Life Decisions

The Oscar-nominated documentary also spotlights palliative and hospice care In a pivotal scene of the documentary End Game, we listen in as a team of palliative care […]
June 24, 2019

Don’t Tell Me When I’m Going to Die

Prognoses are more of an art than a science. Maybe it’s better not to know. Starrett Kreissman, a trim 59-year-old, was hiking with her husband, David […]
June 19, 2019

How Long Does This Take?

The most common question I’m asked in grief counseling is, “how long will this last?” It’s a relevant question, and unfortunately one for which there is […]
June 10, 2019

June 10-16 is Mens Health Week. Wear Blue Day to raise awareness.

Wear BLUE Day is celebrated every year on the Friday of Men’s Health Week! For 2019, Wear Blue Day is Friday, June 14. Friday of Men’s Health […]
June 3, 2019

Vital Aging 2019: Live Well to Age Well

Fee: Free Vital Aging 2019 will be held on Wednesday, June 19. 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Registration from 8:00 to 8:30) Hosted by the County […]