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The Living Well Network was established by Debbie Jones in memory of her husband, Dennis, who suffered silently with depression before taking his own life. The network provides a website and phone service for people to learn and talk about anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, stress, and risky drinking. www.thelivingwellnetwork.org or 901.762.8558 Show lessRead more
This segment was produced for WYPL (Memphis Library Channel) in November 2013. Dr. Clay Jackson,Medical Director of Methodist Healthcare Hospice, interviews health care providers, county administrators and a patient family member about the importance of end-of-life planning, such as advance directives and the "Five Wishes" document. Advance care planning can help ease the stress on family members and health providers if they need to make decisions for a patient who is unable to communicate his or her wishes. For more about advance care planning, visit www.methodisthealth.org/advancecare. For more about Methodist Hospice, visit www.methodisthealth.org/hospice
Healthcast Videos from Methodist Healthcare air in Memphis, Tenn. each week during Action News 5 AM and Action News Five at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.