More than 34 million Americans provide unpaid care to an older adult. These caregivers need support, experts say.
At 96, Helen Sharp fulfills her lifelong wish of riding a motorcycle.
Even while his body grows weaker from Parkinson’s disease, Daniel McCarthy’s spirit remains strong.
After a lifetime in music and a courageous battle with cancer, Chester Lowe faced his final reprise. With the help of music therapy, he made every note count.
Told she doesn’t have much time to live, Rhonda White sees two wishes fulfilled in a tearful, joyful double wedding ceremony.
Cricket, a therapy cat, brings happiness and wholeness to hospice patients.
With the help of hospice, a Battle of the Bulge hero continues to enjoy outdoor adventures.
When a hospice nurse invites 84-year-old Lloyd Robinson to her farm, memories of his childhood and rodeo days spill forth.
A father in hospice care spends an evening at a Whitecaps game with his sons: "Just being with the kids is the main thing."
Advance directives can restore a sense of control for patients amid their final days.
With help from family and hospice caregivers, Gloria Koch makes her annual trip to an apple orchard.
An artist balances the challenges of chemotherapy with the excitement of her first entry in ArtPrize.