Every moment matters for those nearing end of life – Norwich Bulletin


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Every moment matters for those nearing end of life
Norwich Bulletin
There is no better time than during National Hospice and Palliative Care Month to acknowledge Center for Hospice Care Southeast Connecticut. I am honored to serve on the Board of Directors for such a distinguished, non-profit organization that is …
New Cartoon Ad Campaign Seeks To Help People Talk About End-Of-Life CareWSHU
A Life of Quality: Elizabeth JohnstonCaldwell Journal
Goal of palliative care is to improve quality of life for patient, familyThe Oshkosh Northwestern
Talking Aged Care
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LTC not always valuable at end of life to seniors with mental illness – McKnight’s Long Term Care News

LTC not always valuable at end of life to seniors with mental illness
McKnight’s Long Term Care News
When it came to end-of-life care, none of the 10,000 respondents said they were looking for skilled nursing care. Instead, older adults with mental illness were more concerned about their effect on others at the end of their lives, wrote Mental Health

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Sally Popper: Urges lobbying for ‘End of Life Options Act’ – GazetteNET


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Sally Popper: Urges lobbying for 'End of Life Options Act'
GazetteNET
I thank the Northampton City Council for its unanimous vote Nov. 2 to pass a resolution calling on the state legislature to approve the “End of Life Options Act” (“Council passes bevy of resolutions Thursday,” Nov. 3). It would allow people who are

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


Catholic News Agency

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
Pope addresses end-of-life issuesVatican Radio
Pope to lawmakers: Protect all people with health care lawsThe Bellingham Herald
Euthanasia is always wrong, Pope insists, in message to Pontifical Academy for LifeCatholic Culture
Catholic News Service –Crux: Covering all things Catholic –Lamborghini
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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
ModernHealthcare.com
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
Gayle Mattson: Document your wishes for end-of-life careGainesville Sun
Changing The Conversation: New Model Of Home-Based Palliative Care For Patients With Serious IllnessesHealth Affairs (blog)
Hospice care is specialOsceola Sentinel Tribune
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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
CNBC
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
CapeGazette.com
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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House: End of life care in spotlight – Royal Gazette


Royal Gazette

House: End of life care in spotlight
Royal Gazette
Discussions on the “difficult issue” of end-of-life care are needed now more than ever, the health minister said this morning. Kim Wilson said a proper debate was “vital to ensure our last days are comfortable, meaningful and affordable”. Ms Wilson

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For Whom the Bell Tolls – End of Life Concerns Affect more Patients – American Council on Science and Health


American Council on Science and Health

For Whom the Bell Tolls – End of Life Concerns Affect more Patients
American Council on Science and Health
I don't know whether it is a bad few weeks for cardiologists or not, but a new article in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) entitled How Medicine Has Changed the End of Life for Patients With Cardiovascular Disease spotlights a

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Training for the end of life – The Daily News Online

Training for the end of life
The Daily News Online
To that end, Panapento said she's set a goal of training 100 Geneseeans in becoming End of Life Doulas that would start working with an individual or family well in advance of the final days. Doulas help them understand the experience, plan for it and

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