Providing End-Of-Life Support For Elders With Serious Mental … – Health Affairs (blog)


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Providing End-Of-Life Support For Elders With Serious Mental …
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One of the great benefits of achieving longer life spans is that everyone benefits—including those living with chronic conditions. This also includes people with …

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End of life care must acknowledge our mortality, Francis reminds physicians – Catholic News Agency


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End of life care must acknowledge our mortality, Francis reminds physicians
Catholic News Agency
In a message to medical professionals Thursday, Pope Francis said that when it comes to end-of-life care, treatments should always be based on human dignity and with the patient's best interests in mind. He also stressed that the various medical
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Pope addresses end-of-life issues – Vatican Radio


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Pope addresses end-of-life issues
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(Vatican Radio) When faced with the new challenges that arise with regard to “end-of-life” issues, “the categorical imperative is to never abandon the sick.” In a letter to participants in the European Regional Meeting of the World Medical Association
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Guest Commentary: We need to have those conversations about end of life – ModernHealthcare.com


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Guest Commentary: We need to have those conversations about end of life
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He is participating in a simulation lab to teach clinicians how to talk frankly and compassionately with their patients about end-of-life care. Unfortunately, he is among a significant minority nationwide learning how to alleviate one of the most
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Got a will? Here are 11 more end-of-life documents you may need – CNBC


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Got a will? Here are 11 more end-of-life documents you may need
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Your last will and testament shouldn't be the last word on your end-of-life wishes. "We all prepare ahead of time for what we know is coming up," Amy Florian, chief executive of Corgenius, told advisors Wednesday at Schwab IMPACT 2017 in Chicago.

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Gayle Mattson: Document your wishes for end-of-life care – Gainesville Sun


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Gayle Mattson: Document your wishes for end-of-life care
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However, a 2013 survey released by The Conversation Project revealed that “while more than 9 in 10 Americans think it's important to talk about their own and their loved ones' wishes for end-of-life care, less than 3 in 10 have actually held these
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Dollars and Pets: The cost of end-of-life services for your pet – The Mercury News


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Dollars and Pets: The cost of end-of-life services for your pet
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As all pet owners know, the time will most likely come when we must assess and make end-of-life decisions for our pets. This can be one of the toughest decisions you'll ever have to make and should not be made without consulting your veterinarian, but …

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End-of-life care subject of conference – CT Post

End-of-life care subject of conference
CT Post
Lloyd is advisor to faith communities for The Conversation Project, a Massachusetts-based initiative aimed helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care. She did the experiment Tuesday afternoon, with roughly 100 nurses, doctors, clergy

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An AI designed to guide humans through the end of life is already among us – CNBC


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An AI designed to guide humans through the end of life is already among us
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A three-year clinical study with financial backing of more than $1 million from the National Institutes of Health is exploring whether a chatbot can help terminally ill, geriatric patients with their end-of-life care. Over the next three years

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Delaware needs End of Life Options Act – CapeGazette.com

Delaware needs End of Life Options Act
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We are writing in support of House Bill 160, the End of Life Options Act. This bill requires that the individual is deemed terminally ill by two physicians, and is mentally capable of making this end of life decision for him/herself. This bill does not

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