Palliative Care Gives Your Loved Ones Support for Living With Disease

Hospice and palliative care are terms often mistakenly used interchangeably. People tend to associate them both with the end of life. But that’s not always the case. Despite what many people may think, these two types of care aren’t synonymous. “People misconstrue the two all the time,” says palliative care specialist Krista Dobbie, MD. “We … Read More

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The Gift of Making Your End-of-Life Wishes Known

We are a culture and society, unfortunately, with a phobia about death and end-of-life issues. The result is that countless people have faced the end of their life without having communicated their wishes about how they will go through the experience. Instead, important decisions regarding medical care and comfort often are left to family members, … Read More