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Caring Bridge

Caring Bridge is a nonprofit organization which hosts a website that can assist caregivers and those dealing with a serious illness to connect with friends and family in a simple and organized way. Sharing health updates can be stressful and time-consuming. This website can help you simplify sharing your status and needs to those around you in [...]
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Bereavement Resources

BOOKS Note: the links provided are for your convenience only. VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California is not an affiliate for any publisher or online service Albom, Mitch – Have a Little Faith – a true story Albom, Mitch – The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto Alexander, Eben – Proof of Heaven, about [...]
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Seniors: Tips for Staying Cool in the Summertime

Seniors Are at Increased Risk during the Summer Time Heat Seniors and those with chronic medical conditions often have difficulty regulating their body temperature. This can make the summer months a more dangerous time. It is important to have strategies to avoid overheating or becoming dehydrated. The University of Chicago Medical Center recently found that [...]
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