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Recovering from COVID-19 at Home

If you are recovering from COVID-19 or caring for someone who is recovering at home, these tips and guidelines can help you.
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Prevent and Care for Pressure Ulcers

Prevent and Care for Pressure Ulcers

Pressure ulcers can develop when a person isn’t able to shift position easily. It’s important for caregivers to know how to prevent bedsores. Read More
5 Steps for Dealing with Anticipatory Grief

5 Steps for Dealing with Anticipatory Grief

Anticipatory grief is very common among caregivers and family members of those suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, and other terminal illnesses. Read More
Choosing Foods When It’s Hard to Swallow

Choosing Foods When It’s Hard to Swallow

Difficulty swallowing is common, especially at the end of life. Here are ideas for easy-to-eat foods that can reduce choking risk and improve nutrition. Read More
Tips for Hospice Caregivers

Tips for Hospice Caregivers

Caring for someone at the end of life can be deeply rewarding, but it can also cause distress. These tips can help hospice caregivers avoid fatigue and ensure their own well being. Read More
The Hospice Comfort Pack: Convenient Medication Relief

The Hospice Comfort Pack: Convenient Medication Relief

Your hospice nurse may suggest that you have on hand a small supply of medications that can provide relief of specific symptoms without waiting for delivery. Read More
When Someone You Love Is Dying

When Someone You Love Is Dying

Nothing in life can prepare us for the emotional turmoil of saying goodbye to a loved one. Yet end of life can also lead to peace despite grief. Read More
Easy Steps for Good Mouth Care

Easy Steps for Good Mouth Care

Good mouth care can provide comfort and help increase your loved one's appetite. It can also prevent dry mouth, bad breath, infections, and aspiration pneumonia. Read More
A Guide to Grooming Someone Who is Bedbound

A Guide to Grooming Someone Who is Bedbound

Grooming is an important thing you can do for your loved one to provide comfort and boost self-esteem. Here are step-by-step instructions for caregivers. Read More
Physical Signs at the End of Life

Physical Signs at the End of Life

Many families wonder about end of life sign and worry about the physical changes that will occur in the days and hours before death. Read More
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