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December 18, 2017

Gift Ideas for the Holidays for Those in Hospice Care

When a loved one is seriously ill, time is of the essence, and just the opportunity to spend time with that individual day after day is […]
December 18, 2017

When Is Extra Care the Right Choice?

Caregiving is often nothing short of exhausting, and depending on how your support system is structured, caring for an ill patient, particularly a hospice patient, can […]
December 15, 2017

National Hand Washing Awareness Week 12/4-11

Wash your hands! It’s such simple advice – and yet it can have a powerful effect on your health and that of people around you. December […]
December 4, 2017

World AIDS Day 12/1

In the early 1980s, otherwise healthy men began contracting a rare lung infection, Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, and in some cases, Kaposi’s sarcoma, an aggressive form of […]
November 30, 2017

THREE BENEFITS OF PACIFICA HOUSE

Pacifica House in northern San Diego County provides highly skilled in-patient care for short-term stays. Hospice of the North Coast has a localized service area to […]
November 27, 2017

HOSPICE CARE FOCUSES ON QUALITY OF LIFE

Our mission at Hospice of the North Coast is “To provide compassionate personalized care to patients and families during the end-of-life transition.”  We focus on a […]
November 23, 2017

THREE REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD CHOOSE PALLIATIVE CARE

Palliative care focuses on relieving pain and other symptoms, not on trying to find a cure when there isn’t one. It is a combination of counseling, […]
November 20, 2017

HOSPICE IS NOT ABOUT GIVING UP

Hospice is about doing the best you can with the circumstances given. Once it is known that no cure exists for a loved one’s illness, the […]
November 16, 2017

PERSONALIZED HOSPICE TEAM PROVIDES BEST CARE FOR YOUR LOVED ONE

Hospice of the North Coast works in a team environment. To give a patient and their family members individualized and personalized care, it will take a […]