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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 »


Grandparents enjoying time with their grandchildren - CompassionCare Hospice of Las Vegas, Nevada

Welcome To Our Brand New Site Redesign, We Hope You Like It!


Welcome to our brand new CompassionCare Hospice website. We’ve been working on it for the past few months now trying to make it easier to use for our valued patients. Please understand that we have just launched it and if you bump into any issues please feel free to notify the administrator. If you are… Read more »