Category Pain

October 25, 2017

Talking to Children about Serious Illness

Five Myths, Debunked When there is a serious illness in the family, children need to trust the adults in their... Read More

March 14, 2017

When They Won’t Eat

Hospice patients often have changing patterns of eating and drinking. We think of food as much more than fuel. We... Read More

November 23, 2015

Honoring a Loved One During the Holidays

The holiday season often brings painful reminders of loved ones we have lost. Recent or not, their absence may feel... Read More

January 14, 2015

Is Palliative Care Right for My Loved One?

Palliative care may be right for your loved one if he or she is experiencing pain, stress and other symptoms... Read More

October 18, 2012

Do Women Grieve Differently Than Men?

HPCG Bereavement Counselor The differences that exist between women and men may surprise you. While women tend to be relational,... Read More

March 22, 2012

The Truth about Pain: Dispelling the Myths

Some people think that pain is a natural part of aging or illness – that is a myth. There is... Read More