Difficult Symptoms

From managing pain to nausea, constipation, depression and anxiety



Finding the balance between grief and hope. Coming to terms with spirituality and family discord


Living with Serious Illness

Day-to-day tips and insights for living well with cancer, chf, copd and dementia


Medical Concerns

Caregiving tips for addressing intimate care needs as well as support for the last few days


Important Decisions

Guidance for critical conversations about quality of life and desired treatments


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Empathy: Can you have too much?

Our brains are predisposed to feel the emotions of others. This capacity, called “empathy,” fuels our most…

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When family is paid for care

In many families, care of an elder relative falls predominately to one person. This typically begins with…

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Is breathing difficult?

If the person you care for has a lung condition, there may be times when breathing is…

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