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Bye for Now by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Endurance Training I am sad to say that this, my labor of love, must come to a close for now, maybe permanently. I am going to keep the website up i ... Read on »
Death Rattle by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Endurance Training Most of us have heard this term. It is the noisy rattling sound that a dying person makes that can be very disturbing to hear. ... Read on »
The Final Stage in Living by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Endurance Training As a person nears the end of life, there are some very basic similarities that may be seen which crosses the type of illness o ... Read on »
Non-hospice Palliative Care by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Endurance Training Please view the following video and see how palliative care can help a person long before hospice is an option. ... Read on »
Breathing patterns by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Endurance Training When someone is dying a natural death, there is a breathing pattern that usually happens. It goes something like this: a ... Read on »
Agitation vs. Sedation by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Endurance Training Agitation can be one of the worst symptoms to encounter at the end of life. Most in the field refer to this kind of res ... Read on »
I’m back by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Endurance Training Hello! I’ve been far too busy for my own good and have missed writing. Thank you to those who have written, please continue to let me kno ... Read on »
Where Will Mom Live? by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Alzheimer's & Dementia During the last couple of days I’ve been staying with a family, spending time with their mother. Throughout this time a lot has been going on and based on my observations, o ... Read on »
Questions re: Alzheimers by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Alzheimer's & Dementia This is another excerpt from THE ALZHEIMERS ACTION PLAN, a new book “… combining the insights of a world-class physician and an award-winning social worker… GETTING OTHER ... Read on »
Alzheimer's Action Plan by Deanna C. Posted in: Blog Posts in Alzheimer's & Dementia A representative from St. Martin’s Press contacted me about this new book, The Alzheimer’s Action Plan. I’ll be bringing excerpts of what they sent me for awhile. I thought ... Read on »