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Volunteering with Grandpa: Buddy and Laura bring joy to Hospice House

Grandfathers and granddaughters share a special bond. That bond is growing even stronger between Laura Strom and her grandfather, W.J. Spradley, better known as ...

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The Truth About Hospice: 10 Common Myths Explained

At Big Bend Hospice, we often hear patients and families say they wish they would have called Hospice sooner. Several common myths often prevent people...

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Transitions offers free support to people with a life-limiting illness and their caregivers

When Mary Still’s husband Albert started showing signs of dementia, she knew she could no longer leave him at home alone. Albert has...

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Big Bend Hospice offers grief support during holidays

The holidays are a time of joy but can cause worry, sadness and confusion for individuals experiencing grief. Feelings of sorrow and loss can seem...

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Marshal’s Story

I wish you could have known my brave boy Marshal. Like most teenage boys, he could be unpredictable. He didn’t have a filter...

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A Dose of Joy!

October is a busy month for health awareness. Breast cancer awareness is but one of many important concerns, including dental hygiene, physical therapy, and world...

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DRIVING MISS NORMA

‘DRIVING MISS NORMA’ AUTHORS SHARE THEIR STORY IN TALLAHASSEE Free event celebrates Big Bend Hospice and Aging with Dignity anniversaries When 90-year-old Norma...

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Lessons from Hurricane Michael

I am a native Floridian and grew up in Jacksonville, Florida. The only hurricane I remember from my childhood is Hurricane Dora, when I was...