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Sara Lowe Executive Director Emmanuel Hospice Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. Each November we make the transition from Back to School and Halloween to Thanksgiving and Holiday preparation. Did you know that November is also National Hospice and Pallia read more.
Sara Lowe, LMSW Executive Director Emmanuel Hospice Watch the 13 on Your Side Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, which is about bringing awareness to discussing hospice with loved ones. Each year, the Hospice and Palliative Care Asso read more.
Watch the WZZM 13 on Your Side Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. Sara Lowe, Executive Director Emmanuel Hospice In recent years, essential oils have grown in popularity, and their use has also increased in healthcare settings as an alternative method to treat symptoms. They offer a uniqu read more.
Sara Lowe, LMSW Executive Director Emmanuel Hospice Watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. It’s natural that we want to share both triumphs and tragedies with our family and friends – and that includes posting online. However, it may be prudent to take a breath before de read more.
Sara Lowe Executive Director Emmanuel Hospice Watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. A theme is selected each year by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Association. The theme for 2017 is "It's about how you live". One of the biggest misconceptions about hospice is that read more.
Ok, I’m sure you are skeptical after reading the title but hear me out. Our society fears death due to a plethora of causes, but studies show that fear is a result of uncertainty. Woody Allen comically stated, “It’s not that I’m afraid to die, I just don’t want to be there when it happe read more.
Sara Lowe, Executive DirectorEMMANUEL HOSPICE November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. It seems that there is a month, a week or a day for so many things; doughnut day, doggy day, ice cream day and many other good causes like Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each year National Hospice read more.
We don’t wake up every day with the intent of talking about our own funerals. But I don’t like thinking about a court system talking about it for me. The reality is, an end-of-life conversation will happen in everyone’s life so don’t you want to be present for yours? These conve read more.