Maintaining Strength as a Caregiver

Martha Kunze cared for her husband, Stephen, for 13 years. Stephen suffered an aneurysm in 1996, and had no short-term memory since then. He was diagnosed with tongue cancer, and was in hospice care with Liberty HomeCare & Hospice Services.

Benefits of Caregiver Respite

Being a caregiver in a home care situation can be a stressful endeavor. Caring for a loved one can be very demanding, even with the help of a home care or hospice care agency. In order for the caregiver to …
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How To Talk To Your Doctor

LaShonda Ely, Homecare Liaison for Liberty HomeCare & Hospice Services, offers several tips for patients to help them better communicate with their doctors. 1. Prepare notes before the visit. Because doctor’s visits can feel stressful, it is easy to forget …
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Coping With Grief On Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is an occasion to honor the love and sacrifice that mothers share throughout our lives. However, for those who have lost their mothers, this day of celebration can also be an emotionally challenging time. Dr. Marc Fedder, medical …
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