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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.

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, & Crisis Care Home health, comfort care, and crisis care exist to promote quality of life. Though each serves different ends (treating […]
May 24, 2021
Late Stage Alzheimer’s: What to Expect
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 […]
May 5, 2021
What is Terminal Restlessness?
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 […]
May 5, 2021
Mindful Eating 101: Everything You Need to Know
Mindful Eating 101: Everything You Need to Know The average American makes roughly 200 food-related decisions per day according to Brian Wansink, author of ­Mindless Eating. Whether consciously […]
May 5, 2021
Elderly Fall Prevention: Tips & Strategies to Stay Safe
Elderly fall prevention exercises improve your strength, balance, and coordination, so senior can continue living free and independently.
May 5, 2021
Recovering From a Broken Hip: 7 Strength-Building Exercises
Recovering From a Broken Hip: 7 Strength-Building Exercises For seniors, hip fractures can have a devastating impact on mobility and independence. People once capable of living on […]
April 27, 2021
What is Anticipatory Grief?  
What is Anticipatory Grief?   Too often, we think grief follows death. But people can grieve before death as well. When people ask, “what is anticipatory grief?” they are referring to the fear, […]
April 16, 2021
Hospice Volunteers: Making an Impact in People’s Lives
Hospice volunteers play an integral role in hospice care, helping patients find peace and happiness during one of the most trying periods of their lives.
April 14, 2021
Memory Care: A Short Guide for Families
For people suffering from dementia, memory care offers a way to stay healthy, stay connected, and preserve their mental abilities as long as possible.
April 14, 2021
5 Healthy Comfort Foods with Proven Benefits  
5 Healthy Comfort Foods with Proven Benefits What we eat affects how we feel. There is a reason we crave sweets and processed foods when we are […]
March 31, 2021
Signs Death is Near  
Signs Death is Near During the final stage of life, each person goes through a unique set of physical and psychological changes. As their body begins shutting down, their thoughts […]
March 31, 2021
15 Ways to Boost Daily Fiber Intake  
15 Ways to Boost Daily Fiber Intake   Most of us know we ought to eat more fiber. However, despite the talk of numbers, most of us are not getting […]
March 23, 2021
Caring for Dementia: Practical Tips & Strategies  
Caring for Dementia: Practical Tips & Strategies   Caring for dementia requires patience, knowledge, and compassion. During the early stages, symptoms will be mild enough for patients to live on their own. However, […]
March 16, 2021
How Long Does Hospice Last?  
How Long Does Hospice Last?   Hospice exists to improve quality of life for people struggling with serious illness. It offers such immense relief and support. Many […]
March 13, 2021
What is Sundown Syndrome?
What is sundown syndrome? We have collected practical tips to help manage Alzheimer's patients who become agitated and aggressive in late afternoon.
March 12, 2021
The Best Food for Brain Health
The Best Food for Brain Health When thinking about their brain power, seniors should pay particular attention to what they are eating. How they fuel their mind determines […]
March 9, 2021
What Happens When Hospice Is Called?
What Happens When Hospice Is Called? Hospice is called when patients feel aggressive treatment is no longer a viable or attractive option. It offers them a way to stay connected to their […]
March 3, 2021
5 Major Health Benefits of Magnesium
5 Major Health Benefits of Magnesium Maintaining a healthy intake of magnesium is a challenge for seniors. As they get older, metabolism slows and appetite shrinks, making it harder for them to absorb enough to keep pace with […]
March 2, 2021
Home Care vs. Home Health: What is the Difference?
Home Care vs. Home Health: What is the Difference? The services of home care and home health exist to assist seniors in difficulty. Perhaps they have suffered a […]