The New Republic
To its critics, collective mourning – which over the past decade has increasingly become part of our lives on and offline – epitomises the narcissistic “me-too” shallows of our media culture at its worst, not to mention a tawdry preoccupation with celebrity.
The New Indian Express
Volunteers of the Initiative for Rehabilitation and Palliative Care have paid a visit to M V Raghavan, the ailing CMP leader, as part of its district-level outreach programme.
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists blog
One participant in the ASHP Foundation Pain & Palliative Care Traineeship shares what she has learned.
Death rates from heart disease and stroke are falling overall across Europe, but there are widely variable rates in different countries, according to a study published in the European Heart Journal.
Yale School of Medicine researchers report that the rates of US hospitalizations and deaths from heart disease and stroke dropped significantly in the last decade, more so than for any other condition.
On discovering she had multiple sclerosis, Patricia Lay-Dorsey decided to photograph how her body and her life have altered, and how she feels about it.
Palliative Care Australia President Patsy Yates has been selected to receive the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame Award.
Palliative Care Australia is consulting on the new edition of its palliative care standards.
Dr Eric Wasylenko will receive the 2014 Dr William Marsden Award in Medical Ethics, one of the Canadian Medical Association’s top awards.