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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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Choosing Foods When It’s Hard to Swallow

Choosing Foods When It’s Hard to Swallow

Hospice patients commonly experience difficulty swallowing. By carefully choosing foods for your loved one, you can improve nutrition and minimize the risk of choking. Read More
When Someone You Love Is Dying

When Someone You Love Is Dying

Nothing can prepare you for the emotional turmoil of saying goodbye to a loved one. Yet the end of life can also bring 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 something you can do to comfort your loved one and boost their self-esteem. Here are step-by-step grooming 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 signs and worry about the physical changes that will occur in the days and hours before death. Read More
Methadone, Hospice, and Pain Relief

Methadone, Hospice, and Pain Relief

Your hospice physician may prescribe methadone because it is one of the most effective pain relief medications available. What else do patients and caregivers need to know about it? Read More
Four Practical Ways to Prepare for the End of Life

Four Practical Ways to Prepare for the End of Life

When your loved one is near the end of life, taking care of these practical tasks can help you focus on other things when the time comes. Read More
Handling Grief During the Holidays

Handling Grief During the Holidays

Coping with the death of a loved one is never easy, but it can be especially difficult during the winter holiday months. These suggestions can help you honor your emotions and memories. Read More
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