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Anne-Marie wrote at 2013-02-23 09:39:41
Thank you , Margot, for your sensitive and compassionate descriptions, which have been so helpful and reassuring.  

A loving relative wrote at 2014-05-17 20:48:59
  I have had the honor of experiencing a few loved ones pass on. It has been the most profound spiritual influence in my life. The information given was very helpful in every level. Now that I have terminal illness, I am more at peace. Thank you for the opportunity to share.  

Faith wrote at 2016-04-06 03:21:53
I have been an in home health care worker since I got out of high school. I never did want to do hospice care because I get way to attached. I just had my first hospice care experience. The man decided to stop all cancer treatments and just live out what was left of his life. I went my first day after missing a week due to an injury not knowing what to do or expect out of the situation. After reading your answer about things that happen with the body, I realized I did everything just right. I wanted to know why he was turning yellow, even though I kind of knew already. You reassured me with that as well. I am so glad I got the chance to meet this wonderful man.

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Margot RN BScN CGN


I nursed my own Mother and Grandmother at home when they were dying so I have personal experience with the emotions involved. I have also spent the last 20 years as a Registered Nurse caring for The Elderly and Terminally Ill and it has brought me great satisfaction. I am willing to answer any questions I can.


27 years Geriatric Nursing and working with palliative care clients and their families both in facilities and the community.

Registered Nurse, Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Certified Gerontological Nurse

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Hundreds of Long Term Care Residents as well as hundreds of Clients and families in the community (including my Mother and Grandmother).

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