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Recipe for Self-Care

While we’ll never say no to a spa day out, self-care at home can be just as fulfilling! Here are some self-care treatments you can whip together at home, with ingredients you probably already have! 

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The Difference Between Home Health and Hospice Care

Home Health has been around since the mid-1800s. However, hospice care is a relatively new specialty, having been founded in the mid-1970s. Despite the large age gap amidst the two specialties, the terms “home health” and “hospice care” are often used interchangeably. But, there are some key differences.

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The Easiest-to-Maintain Houseplants for a Mental Health Boost

Studies show that being around plants not only helps with your physical health (hello, clean air!) but also with your mental health by creating a sense of well-being and calm. However, not every plant is easy to maintain, so we’ve rounded up a list of the most forgiving houseplants for you here

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Hospice Philosophy

End-of-Life can be an overwhelming experience for many patients and their families. Vantage Hospice is dedicated to providing care and services that address needs such as support, reassurance, counseling, education, and resources that will guide and assist the patient and family through this journey.

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Understanding Hospice

Hospice is used when a physician has noted that an individual’s illness is terminal and the prognosis for life could be six months or less. The physician will discuss comfort care with the patient and/or the family and a decision is made to either continue various treatments such as blood transfusions, chemotherapy etc. or to choose comfort care.

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Plan Your Own Funeral: A Step-By-Step Guide

By planning your own funeral, you can ensure that your service is exactly how you’d want it, while also taking the burden off of your loved ones.  Though the task may sound daunting, this simple guide will help you through it. 

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Ways to Honor Mom’s Memory this Mother’s Day

Regardless of how long ago the loss took place, spending Mother’s Day without mom may never feel easy or any less difficult than the earliest months after her passing. As counterintuitive as it may be, finding ways to celebrate and honor her life may be just what you need to make it through the day. Here are some ideas:

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