Animal Companionship

Animal Companionship

Animals are providing more patients bright spots in the midst of difficulty, thanks to a growing arena of health research. Almost any patient can request visits from dogs as part of Dogs on Call at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Medical Center in Richmond. The program’s volunteers have heard “so many” success stories, says Dr. Sandra …

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Chronic Illness Advanced Care Plan

Chronic Illness Care Plan

Living with chronic illness is a challenge by itself. It can be very demanding on your time, your energy levels, and your mental focus. You might be so busy juggling a thousand things through the day that you may not find any time to consider what your future needs are. But it is important to …

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Medicare Advantage Offers New Wellness Benefits

Medicare Advantage

Update – We have added the most recent updates to Medicare Advantage at the bottom of this blog post. The original blog post was published in March 2019. So if you want to read the current year benefits straight away, skip this and scroll to the bottom. The Caring Voice Team recently spoke to Tomi …

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