Programs that provide for the holistic management of needs of patients with the objective of helping them through relief of suffering and control of symptoms of their progressive illness. The focus of palliative care is on people with incurable and progressive illnesses who are in the early stages.
It is important for you and your loved ones to think clearly about end-of-life decisions. This article discusses how to overcome the challenges in making decisions and talks about end-of-life resources.
A guide to handling a loved one's hospitalization, including how to communicate with the medical team and the types of paperwork and information everyone needs on-hand in the event of a hospitalization.
Hospice is a set of services that we all may need someday — if not for ourselves, for our parents. While death is not an option for any of us, we do have choices about the services we use at the end of life