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Home Hospice Care – the Long Goodbye

My first exposure to Home Hospice Care was back in the mid 1980’s when a neighbor of mine abandoned his painful attempts to find a cure for his liver cancer and came home to die.  He was only 59 years old and had been more a father to me than my own had ever been.…
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Reflections on Caregiving My Father’s Final Days

As Fathers Day has just passed, I think of the moments when I didn't make that split-second decision to be present for someone in need. And I thank God that I have learned to move when the moment says, " Go now" and to try to be present when someone I love needs me. So,…
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