Swiss group examines possibility of offering end-of-life assistance to healthy elderly – Xinhua

Swiss group examines possibility of offering end-of-life assistance to healthy elderly
Xinhua
GENEVA, June 19 (Xinhua) — A Swiss working group is looking into the possibility of offering assistance of leaving the world in a peaceful manner to elderly people who are still in good health but tired of life, according to EXIT, a Switzerland-based …

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Mother’s Day Gift to daughter who died: Group offers end-of-life care – The Indian Express


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Mother's Day Gift to daughter who died: Group offers end-of-life care
The Indian Express
Mother's Day Gift to daughter who died: Group offers end-of-life care. Fernandez opened a voluntary palliative care facility where people are encouraged to volunteer and doctors are invited to provide free services for those battling life-threatening

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Book group to study best-selling book on end of life – GuelphToday


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Book group to study best-selling book on end of life
GuelphToday
Paul Kalanithi's best-selling, non-fiction book When Breath Becomes Air will be the subject of a book study coming up in early February. Published posthumously by Random House early last year, the volume chronicles Kalanithi's life and his battle with

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AAHA, pet hospice group announce end-of-life guidelines for veterinary patients – dvm360


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AAHA, pet hospice group announce end-of-life guidelines for veterinary patients
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The 2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines, available online here, are sponsored by the AAHA Foundation, Aratana Therapeutics, Ceva Animal Health and MWI Animal Health/AAHA MARKETLink. They're designed to provide veterinary teams with …

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New Hong Kong group set up to push for end-of-life care for children … – South China Morning Post


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New Hong Kong group set up to push for end-of-life care for children …
South China Morning Post
Concern group's founder said such palliative care often overlooked for kids, and urged public hospitals in the city to resolve grey areas on this issue.

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Aging in Place group plans end-of-life series – Glens Falls Post-Star

Aging in Place group plans end-of-life series
Glens Falls Post-Star
Eleanor Aronstein, who is with the Capital Region's Final Exit Network, will talk about end-of-life issues. She will speak from the point of view of Final Exit, which works to foster the right of people to have peaceful and pain-free death at the end

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End-of-Life Group Girds for Battles After California Victory – Medscape


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End-of-Life Group Girds for Battles After California Victory
Medscape
Jerry Brown signed California's end-of-life options bill last month, a new chapter is starting for Compassion & Choices, a Denver-based nonprofit that led the campaign for the measure and has pushed for such laws for nearly 19 years. California is the

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Del. group to examine ‘End of Life’ care – Delmarva Daily Times


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Del. group to examine 'End of Life' care
Delmarva Daily Times
A newly commissioned group of health care and legislative experts will examine how to improve "end of life" conditions for Delaware's medical patients. Delaware's Health Care Commission voted Thursday, Nov. 5, to approve an "End of Life" Workgroup, …

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New group wants to improve end-of-life planning – The News Journal


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New group wants to improve end-of-life planning
The News Journal
A group of health care and state officials want to improve end-of-life care in Delaware as the population ages and more of people deal with chronic illness. Officials are hoping a new workgroup will lead a grassroots effort to improve planning for the

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CSA Group Publishes New Guideline for Accountable Management of End-of-Life … – PR Newswire (press release)

CSA Group Publishes New Guideline for Accountable Management of End-of-Life
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CSA SPE-890 Guideline for accountable management of end-of-life materials provides a consistent framework that allows for a more effective and informed decision on EOL materials management options. It assists the user by providing a rigorous, …

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