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New guidelines to battle heart failure

New guidelines to battle heart failure

Asian American and Pacific Island women less likely to receive breast-conserving surgery

Asian American and Pacific Island women less likely to receive breast-conserving surgery

At the end of life hospices better option for the elderly than nursing homes

At the end of life hospices better option for the elderly than nursing homes

Hospice referral rates increase with intervention

Hospice referral rates increase with intervention

Most people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) are not depressed

Most people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) are not depressed

Research looks at palliative care services in hospitals

Research looks at palliative care services in hospitals

Good communication skills can improve academic achievement, self-esteem, social adjustment

Good communication skills can improve academic achievement, self-esteem, social adjustment

Bush will seek a record $70.8 billion in 2006 for Veterans Affairs

Bush will seek a record $70.8 billion in 2006 for Veterans Affairs

Shorter hospice enrollment was linked to elevated depression among family caregivers

Shorter hospice enrollment was linked to elevated depression among family caregivers

Clinical care of community-dwelling older adults with advanced chronic diseases would be enhanced by identifying and alleviating the range of symptoms they experience

Clinical care of community-dwelling older adults with advanced chronic diseases would be enhanced by identifying and alleviating the range of symptoms they experience

Geriatricians call for creative and wide-reaching solutions to end-of-life care for patients with dementia

Geriatricians call for creative and wide-reaching solutions to end-of-life care for patients with dementia

Payments to rural hospices are projected to increase $23 million in 2005

Payments to rural hospices are projected to increase $23 million in 2005

Robotic device to help children develop crucial handwriting skills

Robotic device to help children develop crucial handwriting skills

New JCAHO helps consumers to choose a hospital that best suits their needs

New JCAHO helps consumers to choose a hospital that best suits their needs

Allina Hospitals & Clinics are now tobacco free

Allina Hospitals & Clinics are now tobacco free

Accurately estimating the life expectancy of persons with advanced dementia

Accurately estimating the life expectancy of persons with advanced dementia

Research seeks best mix of hope and care for leukaemia sufferers

Research seeks best mix of hope and care for leukaemia sufferers

Umbilical cord blood and bone marrow transplants slow the progression of many cancers

Umbilical cord blood and bone marrow transplants slow the progression of many cancers

End-of-life options for seriously ill patients have improved considerably, but still have a ways ago

End-of-life options for seriously ill patients have improved considerably, but still have a ways ago

Give your mum a mammogram for mothers day

Give your mum a mammogram for mothers day