Hospice Care & Butterflies: Representing Hope, Life & Spirit | LECOM

Hospice Care & Butterflies: Representing Hope, Life & Spirit

What is Hospice? Hospice is a compassionate, patient and caregiver-centered approach to medical care and support at the end of life. Hospice recognizes that every person’s experience will be different and focuses on maintaining the patient’s dignity, increasing quality of life, and providing comfort, including pain and symptom control. Mission It is the mission of…

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Summer Sun & Heat Can be Both Refreshing and Risky - LECOM Institute

Summer Sun & Heat Can be Both Refreshing and Risky

Sunshine and summertime bring more opportunities for seniors to be active and enjoy the outdoors.  Whether it’s exploring a new walking route, hitting the beach with family or friends, or tending to flowers and vegetables in the garden, longer days and warmer weather give us more of a chance to breathe some fresh air and…

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