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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 […]
May 22, 2019

We Honor Veterans – Remember & Honor

Hospice of the North Coast is committed to compassionate care for Veterans. Our Hospice and Palliative Care teams are specially trained on the unique needs of […]
May 14, 2019

Tips for Alzheimer’s & Dementia Caregivers

Preparing for the Road Ahead and Getting the Help You Need. Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia impacts every aspect of […]
May 14, 2019

Listening to Your Grief

When I ask, what is your grief telling you? What do you hear? Hopefully it’s not a busy signal. Yes, your grief is talking to you. […]
May 6, 2019

National Nurse Week May 2019

Happy Nurses Week! Thank you for your hard work and dedication not only this week, but every week of the year.