Vet’s Benefits Help Families Celebrate Their Service

Families of veterans may not be aware of the many benefits due to them to honor their loved one’s service to the country after they pass away. These benefits can help defray the cost of arrangements as well as give special meaning to their service, even if they served...

Pacific Northwest Embracing Dia de los Muertos

Among the usual pumpkins, ghosts and goblins on neighborhood porches in celebration of Halloween, you may have seen a growing number of Dia de los Muertos-themed decorations and traditions popping up — altars to relatives who have passed away, brightly-colored,...

Understanding the Difference Between Palliative and Hospice Care

Learning the difference between palliative care and hospice can be confusing, since both are centered on giving the patient comfort for their symptoms. But palliative care and hospice care, though related, are not the same. Comfort for Symptoms According to the...

Why Washington is an Exciting New Market for Solace

Seattle has long been a trend-setting city. The home of Boeing, Microsoft, Starbucks and Amazon, the Emerald City is often on the cutting edge of social trends and inventions. From evaporated milk to the CD, the city has an impressive list of “firsts.” The Seattle...