COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is a serious lung disease that blocks a person’s airways making it difficult to breathe air in and out of their lungs. This can lead to heightened levels of fear and stress in the patient. Hospice care can alleviate symptoms and improve quality of life by helping COPD patients breathe a little easier.
Long-distance caregiving poses unique challenges. Find out what you can do to help your loved one from afar — and how to make the most of personal visits. If you live an hour or more away from a loved one who needs care, you might wonder what you can do to help. Start...
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CAREGIVERS NEED CARE, TOO! Caring for someone with COPD can be rewarding. You know that performing your role each day is essential to his or her health and well-being. But taking on more responsibility, dealing with new challenges, and watching your loved one live...
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