CompassionCare Hospice of Las Vegas, Nevada - Hospice Service Educational Resources Icon Month: February 2016

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Random Acts Of Kindness Week At CompassionCare


CompassionCare Hospice of Las Vegas, Nevada took part in Random Acts of Kindness Week. Yesterday CompassionCare donated pillows to Veterans Village in Downtown Las Vegas.Veterans Village of Downtown Las Vegas is committed to serving those who have served our country and therefore us with respect and dignity. Veterans Village is a nonprofit organization able to… Read more »


CompassionCare Hospice of Las Vegas, Nevada - Front of Building Location

What Is Hospice Care?


Hospice care is a concept of care that provides symptom, pain management and palliative care to those with a life-limiting illness. Hospice is located anywhere you call home, private residence, assisted living, group home, etc. Hospice treats not just the body, but the whole person, providing spiritual, social, and emotional support. Anyone can make a… Read more »


American Heart Month - CompassionCare Hospice of Las Vegas, Nevada

Heart Health: Heart Disease


Heart disease is caused by plaque building up in the arteries, but what can cause this? Fat and cholesterol in the blood High blood pressure Smoking Too much sugar in the blood (usually because of diabetes) The body needs cholesterol to function normally. However, your body makes all the cholesterol it needs. Over a period… Read more »


Fruits and vegetables - eating healthy as a senior

Importance Of Senior Nutrition


Nutritional Importance For Adult Seniors 60 And Up As we age, eating a well balanced mix of foods every day has many health benefits. For instance, eating well may reduce the risk of heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, bone loss, some kinds of cancer, and anemia. If you already have one or more of… Read more »


Heart Health Month - CompassionCare Hospice of Las Vegas, Nevada. During Heart Health Month we aspire to educate the public about the risks of heart disease.

Heart Health


Did You Know That Heart Disease Is The Leading Cause Of Death In The U.S. Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States? Your heart health is very important. When people talk about heart disease, they are usually talking about coronary heart… Read more »