Category: Helpful tips

Letting your loved ones know that you are thinking about them and care about their needs doesn't have to be elaborate or expensive. Instead, you can create a thoughtful hospice care kit that includes some of the everyday conveniences and comforts that they may not have easy access to while in hospice care.

Finding that a friend or loved one has cancer can be a devastating diagnosis, and you may be struggling to find ways to show your care and concern during this difficult time. Traditional gifts that you would give to someone who is ill don't seem to fit, but these thoughtful gifts are ideal for someone who has cancer.

The most commonly known symptoms of dementia affect cognitive abilities and can lead to memory loss and confusion. The activities outlined below may help when caring for a loved one with dementia. Certain activities can also ease the difficulty of communicating and help promote positive habits and feelings in your loved one.   The compassionate… Read More »

You may not have a say in the weather or the price of gas, but you do have the opportunity to lower your risk for heart disease. These small lifestyle changes can produce a big difference in outcomes, adding years to your life (and health to those years).