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Music brings peace to hospice patients

Music brings peace to hospice patients

Music has profound effects—it can make you smile, dance, or even move you to tears. For hospice patients, music therapy can help put them at ease. 
The role of canine companionship in end-of-life care

The role of canine companionship in end-of-life care

At McLaren Hospice, we understand the unconditional love pets provide, which is why we offer pet therapy to hospice patients at no cost
Identifying risk factors is key to preventing stroke

Identifying risk factors is key to preventing stroke

Although strokes are serious, early detection and treatment are key to recovery. Learn to identify the risk factors and how to prevent stroke—before it happens.
McLaren Home Infusion offers new treatment for ALS

McLaren Home Infusion offers new treatment for ALS

McLaren Home Infusion now offers Radicava, a new treatment for ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), at home
Telehealth: providing patients peace of mind

Telehealth: providing patients peace of mind

Telehealth provides patients with chronic illness peace of mind right at home
Palliative care: when home care isn't enough

Palliative care: when home care isn't enough

What are your options when caring for a parent whose needs exceed the extent of home care, but do not meet the criteria for hospice?
Advance directives: misconceptions

Advance directives: misconceptions

Talking about your wishes for end-of-life care with loved ones is hard, but planning for it doesn't have to be.

Part 5 of 5.
Advance directives: when to prepare

Advance directives: when to prepare

Talking about your wishes for end-of-life care with loved ones is hard, but planning for it doesn't have to be.

Part 4 of 5.
Advance directives: how to prepare

Advance directives: how to prepare

Talking about your wishes for end-of-life care with loved ones is hard, but planning for it doesn't have to be.

Part 3 of 5.