Tag Archives: Hospice Care

A New Vision for Dreams of the Dying

February 2nd, 2016 | Tags: , , | Posted in Articles, New York Times Health, Stories | No Comments

One evening in the late fall, Lucien Majors, 84, sat at his kitchen table, his wife Jan by his side,…

Hospice Care, Rather Than Aggressive Treatment, Found Better for End-of-Life

January 20th, 2016 | Tags: , , | Posted in Articles, Stories, Uncategorized | No Comments

Families may be more satisfied with end-of-life care for loved ones dying of cancer when treatment is focused on comfort…

Concurrent Hospice Care With Chemotherapy, Radiation Therapy Increasing Among Veterans

December 16th, 2015 | Tags: , , | Posted in Articles, Stories | No Comments

Receipt of hospice care concurrently with chemotherapy or radiation therapy has increased among veterans dying from cancer without reduction in…

December 11th, 2015 | Tags: , , | Posted in Articles, Stories | No Comments

Scotland is recognised as providing world-leading palliative care. Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS), as the only hospice service in Scotland…

Hospice or palliative care volunteers find work rewarding

November 30th, 2015 | Tags: , | Posted in Articles, Blogs, Stories | No Comments

Bill Brunstad was interested in becoming a hospice volunteer for years. He read a book about the highs and lows…

Caregivers recognized during hospice, palliative care month

November 20th, 2015 | Tags: , , | Posted in Articles, Stories | No Comments

Golden LivingCenter-Columbus are joining other hospice care organizations across the nation in celebrating National Hospice and Palliative Care Month during…