Category: Hospice

Health News Round-Up: Building a Better Shingles Vaccine

New Shingles Protection Shows Promise for Seniors If you’ve ever suffered through chickenpox, then you’re at risk for shingles. Although chickenpox subsides over time, the virus that causes it stays dormant in your body for the rest of your life. In some…

Research and Reason Enable Informed, Compassionate Decision-Making

Book of the Month Medical innovations have resulted in remarkable lifesaving advances. If a person’s heart or breathing stops, or he or she is unable to eat or drink, hospitals and other medical facilities are often equipped to intervene so that the…

Residential Hospice Welcomes Dr. Orest Sowirka as New Medical Director

TROY, MI – March 10, 2015 – Residential Hospice, a Troy, MI-based provider of in-home hospice services and a subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company, is pleased to welcome Dr. Orest Sowirka, DO, as its new Medical Director.