TagPalliative Care

Episode 35: Hospice Care

What should one expect if a family member is discharged to hospice? We talk about this as well as some resources to help caregivers.

Raven in Flight

Episode 21: Flight of Ideas with Betsy Wurzel

Betsy Wurzel's husband started having major memory issues at only 54, and was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's Disease at only 56. She lost him in January after 10-years, but she has been an advocate to raise awareness and increase education to help others. Listen to this interview to hear...

Palliative comes from palliare - or cloak

Episode 03: What is Palliative Care?

If you watch any newsreel of trauma or disaster victims, you will surely see somewhere a responder or volunteer draping a blanket over injured, wearied, or shell-shocked victims. There is something healing in the simple act of draping this cloak around someone. The word "palliative" comes from...