Kenya- The People
According to Kenya Hospice and Palliative Care Association (KEHPCA), most patients shy away from seeking treatment in a hospice due to perceptions that services are for the dying and sick old people.
Residential aged care facilities should partner with local arts organisations to support their residents to age creatively, says palliative care expert Molly Carlile.
There exists no end of life protocol for patients suffering from terminal illnesses, Health Minister Godfrey Farrugia has said.
Post on using technology to help patients engage in the process of advance care planning.
Experts at the US News Hospital of Tomorrow conference discussed how healthcare professional can better manage palliative care.
UK- The Guardian
A music therapist describes how improvising songs can open a vital channel of communication in palliative care.
Dr Anne Grinyer on the psychosocial impact of cancer in adolescents and young adults.
Okuyamba Fest in the USA celebrates international food, drink and art to raise awareness and funds for palliative care in Uganda.