Guest Columnist, Author at The Andalusia Star-News

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COLUMN: Speaking from the heart

Since February is considered “heart month” and this is Valentine’s Week, many of us consider this time of the year to be the month of ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, February 17, 2024 7:30 am

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COLUMN: February is National Heart Month

Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women? Therefore, in 1964, President Lyndon Johnson proclaimed February ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, February 10, 2024 7:30 am

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COLUMN: Hospice offers redirection of focus, hope

When someone is diagnosed with a life-limiting disease, every one of us absolutely and rightfully so, hopes for a cure. Unfortunately, not all treatments prove ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, February 3, 2024 7:30 am

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COLUMN: Hospice is gold standard for life-end care

Hospice is now considered the Gold Standard for excellent care at life’s end. Nonetheless, it can be challenging to bring up the subject of hospice ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, January 20, 2024 7:30 am

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COLUMN: Quotes to begin the new year

I want to start our 2024 hospice column with a couple of quotes. “Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, January 13, 2024 7:30 am

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COLUMN: Grief and home for the holidays

As time passes and family dynamics change, many of us face challenges in finding joy in our forever-changing lives, especially during the holidays for those ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, December 23, 2023 7:30 am

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COLUMN: Remembering the period of Advent

Editor’s Note: This column was provided to the Star-News by Frankie Lancaster of St. Michael’s Anglican Church Advent, in and of itself, means to wait ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Monday, December 18, 2023 7:30 am

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COLUMN: Hospice collaborates to meet patient’s wishes

My goal as a hospice and patient advocate is to collaborate with all healthcare professionals, continue to broaden education, and enhance understanding of how best ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, December 16, 2023 7:30 am

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COLUMN: Hospice is here to help during holidays

With at least one-third of the United States population serving as caregivers, many are experiencing changes and difficulties during the holiday season. Moreover, every year, ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, December 2, 2023 7:30 am

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COLUMN: November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Contrary to some beliefs, Alzheimer’s is not a normal part of aging.  Although we may all, have what we “loosely” refer to as “senior moments,” ... Read more

by Guest Columnist, Saturday, November 25, 2023 7:30 am

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