Hospice and Palliative Care

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

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November is National Hospice & Palliative Care Month

http://www.courierpostonline.com/story/opinion/readers/2016/11/24/commentary-november-national-hospice-palliative-care-month/93997448/Thanksgiving is about appreciating the things that truly matter, including family and friends, meaningful moments, comfort and kindness. So it’s fitting that National Hospice and Palliative Care Month is also observed in November. Hospice and …

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Haywood Hospice and Palliative Care hosts memory tree for holiday season

http://mountainx.com/blogwire/haywood-hospice-and-palliative-care-hosts-memory-tree-for-holiday-season/(Clyde, N.C.) — The Homestead and Haywood Hospice and Palliative Care announce that they are hosting a Memory Tree for the holiday season. Coworkers, family members and friends who have lost a loved one are welcome to bring a special ornament to …

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Local MP Aims To Improve Palliative Care Services

http://blackburnnews.com/sarnia/sarnia-news/2016/11/25/local-mp-aims-improve-palliative-care-services/Sarnia-Lambton Conservative MP Marilyn Gladu’s private members’ bill to improve palliative care services in Canada has received approval from all parties. After debate in the House of Commons Wednesday, it will now go to second reading when they …

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Editorial: Palliative care bill is a must to offset assisted suicide

This imbalance will only be corrected when palliative care becomes a cornerstone of Canadian health care. And that will only occur when Ottawa, in lockstep with the provinces and territories, implements a comprehensive national strategy to move …

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Palliative Care Improves Quality Of Life And Survival, Lessens

http://www.techtimes.com/articles/186799/20161124/palliative-care-improves-quality-of-life-and-survival-lessens-patient-symptoms-study.htmPalliative care has been found to improve quality of life and survival rates and lessen symptoms for patients with serious illness. Researchers are pushing to …MedPage TodayThe Charlottesville Newsplex2 Minute Medicine – –

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