Latest terminal illness Stories
The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization expands its available video resources to focus on advance care planning, grief, caregiving and more. Alexandria,
AB 2139 gives terminally ill people better access to information about end-of-life options LOS ANGELES, Sept.
The BMJ today calls for Lord Falconer's Assisted Dying Bill, which is expected to receive its second reading in the House of Lords this month, to eventually become law.
Most physicians would choose a do-not-resuscitate or "no code" status for themselves when they are terminally ill, yet they tend to pursue aggressive, life-prolonging treatment for patients facing the same prognosis.
Read the CellTrak published case study regarding Canon Hospice documenting at the point of care on mobile devices. Schaumburg, IL and Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB)
The goal is to eventually have a volunteer End-of-Life Doula resource network in every county. Stirred by her experience as a hospice and oncology nurse, Suzanne B.
Landmark Case May Set Precedent for Challenging "Assisted Suicide" Laws in Other States ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Jan.
Business owner and author, Gina Wilson, shares her balance of Alzheimer’s caregiving and professional life. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 12, 2014
Although the vast majority of physicians participating in a multiregional study indicated that they would personally enroll in hospice care if they received a terminal cancer diagnosis, less than one-third would discuss hospice care early in the course of treating a terminally ill cancer patient.
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