Blog - Page 8 of 13 - Hospice of the North Coast
February 26, 2016

The Respiratory System

Why are lungs important? Every cell in your body needs oxygen in order to live. The air we breathe contains oxygen and other gases. Once in […]
February 1, 2016

February is ♥HEART♥ Month

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the US. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. […]
January 11, 2016

Have Your Estate Sale Before You Die

Death isn’t the only reason for an estate sale. However, unless you’re downsizing due to divorce, or the need to pay off debt, the ideal time to […]
December 8, 2015

National Handwashing Awareness Week – December 6-12, 2015

Hand Hygiene Basics In the United States, hospital patients get an estimated 722,000 infections each year. That’s about 1 infection for every 25 patients. Infections that […]
November 2, 2015

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

For Immediate Release: October 30, 2015 National Hospice Palliative Care Month Proclamation National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Issues Proclamation Declaring November as Hospice Month (Alexandria, […]
November 1, 2015

Have You Designated ‘Digital Executors’ for Your Online Accounts?

A website domain name (URL) registered to you is a true asset that is transferable and passes with the residue of an estate, and your web […]
October 21, 2015

Medicare Paying for End-of-Life Talks has Overwhelming Support

Remember all of the “death panels” doom and gloom scare tactics prior to the passing of the Affordable Care Act? According to a recent poll released by […]
October 5, 2015

World Hospice & Palliative Care Day: October 10th

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day, which takes place every 2 years, is a unified day of action to celebrate and support hospice and palliative care […]
October 2, 2015

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Understanding Breast Cancer Cancer is a broad term for a class of diseases characterized by abnormal cells that grow and invade healthy cells in the body.  […]