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Here, you will find a variety of informational articles from our medical directors, nurses, counselors, therapists and wellness coaches that can help in your own decision-making process.

January 18, 2022
Director Series 1: Home Care with Marco Aguiluz
The Director Series—a Parentis Health Learning Center exclusive—connects you with our leadership team in a whole new way.
January 13, 2022
Palliative Care vs. Hospice Care: What’s the Difference?
Palliative care and hospice are two types of health care that are often used interchangeably—but they differ in several key ways, including what they are, when they’re most appropriate, eligibility requirements and coverage options.
July 8, 2021
Tips on How to Eat Healthy
We live in a complicated nutritional landscape, surrounded by fad diets and superfoods. Though we are all eager to make better choices, few of us have […]
July 8, 2021
End Stage of Parkinson’s  
The end stage of Parkinson's is painful and debilitating. To preserve quality of life, families need a plan to provide round-clock-care.
July 7, 2021
Checklist for Funeral Planning
Funerals do more than acknowledge the reality of death. They mark the transition from this life to the next, providing a channel for grief and support, as well as an opportunity to […]
July 7, 2021
What’s the Difference Between Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy?
Knowing how to remain active and independent is important, especially if you have suffered an accident or injury. What’s more, understanding the difference between occupational therapy […]
June 9, 2021
Yoga Strength, Balance & Flexibility Exercises
Poor fitness is the biggest obstacle to healthy aging. More than anything, our physical abilities shape the quality of daily life. Whether we remain independent, active, […]
June 4, 2021
Parkinson’s Disease and Physical Therapy
Physical therapy slows the progression of Parkinson's disease and improves quality of life, allowing patients to remain active and independent longer.
June 4, 2021
The Importance of Family in the Physical Therapy Process
The role of family in physical therapy is crucial. Their support motivates patients, ensuring they continue to exercise and rebuild their strength.
May 25, 2021
Home Health, Comfort Care, & Crisis Care
Home health, comfort care, and crisis care exist to promote quality of life. Though each serves different ends (treating causes vs. treating symptoms), they exist on […]
May 24, 2021
Late Stage Alzheimer’s: What to Expect
Alzheimer’s disease affects every aspect of personality and behavior. Patients become forgetful. They struggle to talk, lose control of their emotions, and neglect basic tasks. By […]
May 5, 2021
What is Terminal Restlessness?
When their time comes, we hope our loved one dies peacefully. Unfortunately, the process is not always soft and gradual. In the final days or weeks, complications […]
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