Most of Life
Welcome to Most of Life, the Chapters Health System blog. Pour yourself a cold or hot beverage of choice, pull-up a chair and settle in to learn and become better educated on our blog. From hospice to palliative care to home health and more, read the topics that interest you. Whether you are a patient, loved one, friend or caregiver, there’s something here for everyone.
Please visit Most of Life often for updates and news regarding the ever-changing landscape of advanced illness issues and end-of-life care.
As a hospice chaplain, Father Christian Villagomeza knows firsthand the power of spirituality and how it can affect care for hospice patients.
Read these stories about how LifePath Hospice impacted patients and families with the assistance of staff members who possess what we call a hospice heart.
As the school year begins, learn how to help grieving children who are at a loss as to how to cope with the death of a loved one or friend.
Many know sleep is important for overall health, but few create a plan to change and/or develop ways of improving sleep habits.
For Spring Hill residents Sherry and Richard Whitford, honoring veterans doesn’t just occur on July 4. It is actually their daily mission.
Retired from the show ring, champion collie now brings joy to patients, families & staff as a pet therapy dog. With each visit, Benjamin makes a difference.
An intense light is shed on end-of-life treatment in “End Game,” which highlights the stories of individuals handling current life and contemplating death.
War and other traumatic events transform individuals in unique, and yet similar, ways. For some, the painful memories do not disappear and PTSD can develop.
If someone has suffered the suicide loss of a loved one, he or she may need help processing grief. But what type of assistance would best meet their needs?
In “DRops of Wisdom,” our physician blog, Dr. Ron Schonwetter, chief medical officer for Chapters Health System, describes the importance of raising Alzheimer’s disease and dementia awareness during the month of June.