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  • ... On: Preparing and Healing " explores how the choice of palliative care and the implementation of an advanced health care ... own personal story of caring for his aging father and what he has learned through the process. While the episode explores the ...
  • For most people today, there is a period of time, sometimes years, before a seriously or critically ill ... the end of life should not be "waiting to die." A palliative care team, which provides support to both the family and the ... palliative care team also explores with the senior what the kind of medical care they still require. Questions about chemo ...
  • ... breast cancer. But now the 65-year-old retired nurse is losing that fight; the cancer has traveled to other parts of her body. ... to celebrate her life while she is alive, holding what they call "living wakes." It's a party focusing on quality time with ...
  • ... and elder care , "Your Turn to Care ." Update: It is with deep sadness that we hear of the passing of our dear friend Cora ... " to feature her story and bring attention to the growing palliative and hospice care choices available for terminally ill ...
  • Needing a caregiver is not inevitable. Three "super seniors" share the secrets to staying healthy ... How to Stay Healthy and Engaged Needing a caregiver is not inevitable. In the latest installment of our special series on aging and elder care in partnership with "Your Turn to Care ," three "super seniors" share ...
  • ... On: Preparing and Healing " explores how the choice of palliative care and the implementation of an advanced health care ... own personal story of caring for his aging father and what he has learned through the process. While the episode explores the ...
  • ... stand-alone community facility, medium-sized, non-profit. What ’s happening to Downey is typical of health care facilities ... this? By law, Downey Medical has to take in everybody who shows up at their doorstep. After stabilizing patients, they used to be able ...
  • ... Philips are in the midst of trying to figure out how to care for Chip's father Edgar, and his girlfriend, Alice who are in their ... into an assisted living facility? Share a home together? What can they afford? The younger couple consults an elder care attorney ...
  • Is it possible to translate the culture of violence into an aesthetic site of ... counterparts to ask a simple yet devastating question: What is the role of the creative community in the context of that drug ... visa lottery that enabled her to get to Las Vegas to take care of children and clean homes and hotel rooms before arriving in Los ...
  • Cora Kreachbaum knows she is dying and she is doing it her way, at home with her husband Terry. That choice is made possible because she has a Palliative Care Team. Palliative care is a relatively new therapeutic ...

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