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Join us for an evening of music and laughter at Dueling Pianos

On Friday, September 22, 2017, our Third Annual Dueling Pianos event to benefit Hospice of Siouxland will take place at the Country Celebrations Event Center. This evening of music and laughter will include a social hour with appetizers, cash bar, and a spectacular dueling pianos show
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A diet soda study just found a link with dementia risk. Here’s why you should be skeptical.

This is an article published in the journal Stroke: A new study published in the journal Stroke shows a correlation between regularly consuming artificially sweetened beverages and stroke and dementia—but experts caution that the study does not show diet soda causes those conditions.
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Join us for a night of musical fun at Dueling Pianos

Join us for a night of music and laughter for all ages as we welcome Dueling Pianos at a new Hospice of Siouxland fund-raiser. The event, at the Marina Conference Center in South Sioux City, is April 11, and begins at 6:30 p.m. The evening includes a social hour with appetizers, raffl
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National Healthcare Decisions Day

National Healthcare Decisions Day is April 16.   This day exists to educate and empower the public and doctors about the importance of advance care planning. When it comes to end-of-life care, talking matters. What a conversation can do is provide a shared understanding of what matter
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Integrating Palliative Care into Comprehensive Cancer Care

  A leader in palliative medicine, Charles F. von Gunten, MD, PhD, will be providing three seminars in Sioux City March 15-16, 2017. Oncologists, radiologists, residents, palliative care nurses, nursing professionals and other health care professionals should join us to learn about in
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ARE WE THERE YET?

December 14, 2016 byMaryann Manelski 3 Ways to Survive Grief During the Holidays By Maryann Manelski, survivingloss.org The days are dark now here in the northern hemisphere. For those of us grieving lost loved ones, the coming gray of winter is often a better match for our feelings t
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November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

Sioux City, Iowa – November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and Hospice of Siouxland is reaching out to raise awareness about the highest quality care for all people coping with life-limiting illness.   The National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)
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Dream Foundation Provides Trip of a Lifetime to Young Man with Advanced Illness

  National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, in partnership with Dream Foundation, releases new “Moments of Life” video featuring 21 year-old Lyle Romans (Alexandria, Va.) — The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization released a new video today as part of the “M
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