August 4, 2021
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Why Is Keeping Hydrated So Important?

Every cell, tissue and organ in your body needs water to work properly. For example, water: Gets rid of wastes through urination, perspiration and bowel movements […]
August 4, 2021
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Dehydration and End-of-life Care

There are several common causes of dehydration. It is important to understand how hydration and dehydration impact end-of-life care. Common Causes Of Dehydration Diarrhea, vomiting: Severe, […]
March 10, 2021
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Diet Considerations During Palliative Care

                               Wondering how to meet the unique foodservice needs of your loved one during palliative care? Food has a much greater role than simply providing […]
January 29, 2020
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Heart Disease: It Can Happen at Any Age

Heart disease doesn’t happen just to older adults. It is happening to younger adults more and more often. This is partly because the conditions that lead […]
February 1, 2017

Prevent Heart Disease and Increase Awareness

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. To prevent heart disease and increase awareness of its effects, Hospice Of The […]
June 9, 2016

THE DUTY OF A MAN TO TAKE CARE OF HIMSELF FOR OTHERS

It is June, which means it’s the beginning of summer, as well as, Men’s Health Awareness Month. What, you never heard of that? It’s not surprising […]
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. […]
July 11, 2015

Take Charge of Your Health

It’s time for a midyear check up on your New Year’s Resolutions. Have you lost that pesky 15 pounds yet? Are you sticking to your carb-free […]