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Hospice care can help.
When you or a loved one has a life-limiting illness, it can seem like your world has been shattered. A life-limiting illness is a chronic disease or condition. These diseases don’t respond to curative treatments resulting in a terminal diagnosis. You might feel powerless, scared, or alone. Where do you turn? CompassionCare Hospice is here for you.
Modern medicine has always focused on the cure. But what if there is no cure? In the past the past we used to be told, “Nothing more can be done.” With hospice, there is much more that can be done.
Hospice is compassionate care focused on comfort. The specialized medical practice of palliative care or hospice care has become increasingly important. Hospice care and palliative care are very similar. Palliative care helps the patient relieve themselves of pain and many of the symptoms of their medical illness or disease. CompassionCare Hospice of Las Vegas, NV provides hospice services which encompass palliative care.It is care that meets the unique needs of each person. Hospice celebrates life. It allows patients and families to make the most of every day.
Understanding hospice prepares patients and families for what is ahead. Deciding on hospice care may be one of the hardest choices you have to make. But it’s an important choice to explore. CompassionCare Hospice believes no one should travel the end-of-life journey without compassion, comfort and support.
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