Relatives of dying residents make end of life care worse, according to a majority of long-term care professionals surveyed in Quebec, Canada.
Working with a therapist to create music videos may help young cancer patients feel better about themselves and their situation, a new study suggests.
Integrating palliative care into oncology – improving the palliative care of cancer patients in the care pathway
Tiina Saarto, Board Member of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), Professor of Palliative Medicine and Chief Physician of the Helsinki University Central Hospital, Cancer Center, Finland, on integration.
The new film ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ follows two young cancer survivors who fall in love.
Windy City Media Group
Interview with Edgar Barens, whose short documentary ‘Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall’ explores a unique hospice centre at the Iowa State Penitentiary.
Review of the book ‘The way of the cancer warrior’, which applies martial arts strategies, sports psychology principles and warrior philosophy to what the author calls the battle against cancer.
Huffington Post blog
If you were diagnosed with a serious illness, would you hide it from your friends, share it with a small select group, or tell the world?
Many in the community may be surprised to learn that finding information about end of life care options may not be as easy as going to see your GP.
In her TEDTalks presentation, Judy MacDonald Johnston discusses death and quality end of life care.
The Ministry of Health has committed itself to include palliative care in its budget to cushion palliative care providers who have entirely relied on charity to survive.
ehospice South Africa
As a professional who focusses on behavioural patterns, emotions and relationships, the social worker plays an invaluable role in palliative care.
Global Atlas coverage
UK- The Guardian
Voice of America
Pro Bono Australia
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