I’ve spent the last few weeks trying to figure out the deal with the home and community based care (HCBC) I’ve been told was at the heart of palliative care here. 1,049 more words
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How many people will need palliative care in 2040? Past trends, future projections and implications for services
Source: BMC Medicine 2017; 15 (1): 102
Date of publication: May 2017
Publication type: Journal Article
In a nutshell: This article projects that the number of people requiring palliative care over the next 25 years is likely to increase substantially, requiring a shift in healthcare priorities in England and Wales. 33 more words
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Some doctors are struggling with allowing Canadians to die on their own terms.
The Wolfson Foundation has announced that the next closing date for stage 1 applications to its Health and Disability Grants Programme is the 1st July 2017. 127 more words
There are two types of people in this world: Those who accept they and the people they love will die, and those who don’t.
It’s the latter who don’t want to talk about the inevitable and who label any such discussion as morbid. 684 more words