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February 12, 2019

Myths and Facts About Your Heart

Myths and Facts About Your Heart Sharon Lutz RN BSN CHPN During a heart attack your heart stops beating?  True or False ? False– During a heart […]
February 5, 2019

February is American Heart Month. Tips for Better Heart Health

Your heart works hard for you nonstop for your whole life. So show it some TLC. Making small changes in your habits can make a real […]
January 31, 2019

Comparing End-of-Life Care Options

When people are facing the end of life, whether it is themselves or a loved one, it can be very difficult to decide between all the […]
January 30, 2019

Pacifica House Celebrates 5 Year Milestone

Pacifica House Celebrates 5 Year Milestone On January 27, friends and family gathered to celebrate five years of care at Hospice of the North Coast’s Pacifica […]
January 9, 2019

End-of-Life Conversations Can Bring You and Loved Ones Closer

If the opportunity presents itself, honor the person by listening Before his mother, Dee Dee, died from emphysema in 2009, Larry Sernovitz spent a lot of […]
December 27, 2018

8 Ways to Relieve Caregiver Anxiety and Improve Well-being

Anxiety increases stress and decreases well-being There’s a lot to worry about when you’re caring for an older adult. That anxiety can pump up your stress […]
December 21, 2018

Making Hospice an Easier Choice

People with terminal conditions who receive Medicare are currently required to forgo curative treatment in order to receive hospice (care for people whose medical conditions mean […]
December 12, 2018

How to cope with the loss of a loved one during the holiday season, according to experts

The holidays can be a difficult time for those who are grieving. Whether the person who died was old, young, or not yet born, whether their […]
December 5, 2018

When Is It Time to Call Hospice?

A common question asked by those considering hospice care for a loved one is, “When is the right time?” A growing number of caregivers are finding […]