Senior Living Blog - Quotes & Facts

Importance Of A Living Will

Published May 09, 2019 by Donna Mae Scheib

A living will is so called because it is a legal document in the United States that conveys a person's wishes for medical care at times when they are unable to make their own decisions. These situations may include injury, terminal illness, dementia, coma, and other forms of incapacity or illness. read more

Celebrate Mother's Day

Published May 07, 2019 by Donna Mae Scheib

Mother's Day is the perfect time to let your mother know that you are thinking about her. Although the holiday is celebrated the world over at different times of the year, the meaning of the day is the same. What are some suggestions to show appreciation and love for your mother? read more

Sedro-Woolley, WA is located on the western edge of the Cascade Mountain Range, about 65 miles north of Seattle and 30 miles south of Bellingham. The visitor center, located on Highway 20, has lots of information about both the North Cascades National Park and the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. read more

POLST stands for Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment. It is a medical order in the United States that relays a patient's wishes for their end-of-life care with a physician's approval based on previous medical examination. Doctors sign the POLST form when it is likely enough that the patient will die within one year and when the preferences are in line with the patient's needs, as determined by a discussion between doctor and patient beforehand. read more

Sandwich Generation

Published April 10, 2019 by Donna Mae Scheib

The term "sandwich generation" describes middle-aged adults who care for their children and parents at once. People in this position feel pressured in between two other generations in their care. read more

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