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Managing the Holiday Blues: Utilize Positive Grief Strategies

Allow yourself to feel sad but, also allow yourself to enjoy positive experiences. Take one day or hour at a time and be flexible as well as sensitive to your feelings and needs.

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Myth: It is Best to Wait Until After the Holidays to Begin Hospice Care

With the holidays quickly approaching, let Heartland dispel this common hospice myth!

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Daughter Thanks Heartland Hospice for Compassionate Care

"With each visit, you give dignity to the life of someone you did not even know in the time when that life was very different. Thank you for everything."

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Managing the Holiday Blues: Focus on the Positive

Emphasize what is good, not what is missing!

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Give the Gift of Heartland Hospice

Enrolling in hospice before the holidays can give eligible patients and families emotional and physical support that provides them with comfort and care during the holiday season.

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Managing the Holiday Blues: Do Something for Someone Else

This holiday season, volunteer to serve meals at a shelter or the Salvation Army.

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Managing the Holiday Blues: Take Action

As much as you look forward to the joy of the holiday season, this time of year can be overwhelming.

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Heartland Hospice Nurse Creates Memory Pillows for Family

“I love making these memory pillows for my Heartland Hospice families... It is biggest blessing when I can see the look on their faces when they are holding their memory pillow."

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Managing the Holiday Blues: Don't Do It All and Plan Activities

Give yourself a break when preparing for the holidays.

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Managing the Holiday Blues: Limit Your Spending

Make homemade holiday gifts or foods and wrap in festive wrapping and give money saved to charity. Drive around and look at all the holiday decorations or attend holiday concerts and plays.

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