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Hospitalized this holiday season? It’s okay to feel sad

December 11, 2017

Hospitalized this holiday season? It’s okay to feel sad

By Amy Albin Amy Albin

No one wants to be hospitalized, especially during the holidays. Separation from family and friends and missing out on traditional activities such as shopping for gifts, baking special treats and attending celebrations and religious events can make a patient feel sad. “It’s not uncommon for people to have the blues around the holiday season and […]

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Tags: blues, coping, coping mechanisms, Holiday blues, hospitalization, Rev. Karen Schnell, sadness, spiritual care