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Palliative care is an approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problem associated with life-threatening illness, through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification and impeccable assessment and treatment of pain and other problems, physical, psychosocial and spiritual.
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

Trial of a drug derived from the puffer fish for treatment of refractory cancer pain

Trial of a drug derived from the puffer fish for treatment of refractory cancer pain

Palliative care improvements needed in Australia

Palliative care improvements needed in Australia

Commons urged to support palliative care financially

Commons urged to support palliative care financially

Tibetan yoga helps cancer and insomnia

Tibetan yoga helps cancer and insomnia

Alzheimer's live about half as long as those of similar age without dementia

Alzheimer's live about half as long as those of similar age without dementia