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A Guide to End of Life Discussions

End of life discussions with an aging loved one can be incredibly difficult–not to mention upsetting and uncomfortable. Ellen Goodman, a  former columnist with the Boston Globe developed a program called The Conversation Project that aims to address this issue. Through her own experience, . She created the Project to help support and facilitate these …

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Asthma Symptoms During Allergy Season

Shortness of Breath Could Mean You May Have Asthma Asthma symptoms, such as shortness of breath can occur during allergy season. This can make breathing difficult or even impossible. Asthma is a chronic condition that causes inflammation and narrowing of the lung’s airways. If left unmanaged or misdiagnosed, asthma can be deadly. About 3,300 people die …

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Living with Chronic Heart Failure

  What is  Chronic Heart Failure? Chronic Heart failure, also known as congestive heart failure or CHF, is caused by other diseases that damage the heart muscle. Diseases and conditions that may cause heart failure include heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. Symptoms include shortness of breath and feeling tired after normal activities like …

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