End-of-life hospital and healthcare use among older adults with Alzheimer’s disease – EurekAlert (press release)

End-of-life hospital and healthcare use among older adults with Alzheimer's disease
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Because people are now living longer and often healthier lives, the rate of some illnesses that are more likely to develop with age has risen. These illnesses include dementia. In fact, the number of us living with dementia was already 47 million

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Wisdom at the end of life | EurekAlert! Science News – EurekAlert (press release)

Wisdom at the end of life | EurekAlert! Science News
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In a paper publishing Jan. 24 in the journal International Psychogeriatrics, researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine asked 21 hospice patients, ages 58 to 97 and in the last six months of their lives, to describe the

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If iPhone X demand is less than expected, analyst expects it to be … – AppleInsider (press release) (blog)


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If iPhone X demand is less than expected, analyst expects it to be …
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Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has weighed in on iPhone X production rumors, also believing that there has been a reduction in orders — and because of weak demand the iPhone X design may be a one-up with production ceasing in the summer when replacements
Apple iPhone X 'End Of Life' Predicted, Production Cuts SeenInvestor’s Business Daily
The iPhone X Could See Its 'End Of Life' As Early As This SummerUbergizmo
KGI Lowers iPhone X Sales Estimates, Claims Device Will Go 'End of Life' This YeariClarified
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If iPhone X demand is less than expected, analyst expects it to be ‘end of life’ when replacements ship – AppleInsider (press release) (blog)


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If iPhone X demand is less than expected, analyst expects it to be 'end of life' when replacements ship
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Contrary to other predictions based on the supply chain, KGI says that the iPhone X has not been as impactful in China as predicted because of the notch holding the sensors for the device, giving consumers the impression that there is less usable space

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Make it a new year’s resolution to discuss end-of-life care | Sharon S. Richardson Hospice – The Sheboygan Press

Make it a new year's resolution to discuss end-of-life care | Sharon S. Richardson Hospice
The Sheboygan Press
The closing of a year and the anticipation of a new year comes with reflection about the goodness in our lives, the lessons learned, and areas we may want to improve. At Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice, we are reflecting on how we are Caring for

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End of life revelations – Airlines International (press release)


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End of life revelations
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Though end-of-life is now part of the design process, there are still issues for the industry to resolve, including breaking down composite material and the need—or not—for regulation. Aircraft recycling is a nascent part of the industry compared

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Researchers find racial disparities in intensity of care at the end of life – EurekAlert (press release)

Researchers find racial disparities in intensity of care at the end of life
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African Americans at the end of life have significantly higher rates of hospital admission, emergency department (ED) visits, and discontinuing (also known as disenrolling from) hospice care than whites, according to a new study by researchers at the

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Transfusion dependence a barrier to quality end-of-life care for … – EurekAlert (press release)


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Transfusion dependence a barrier to quality end-of-life care for …
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(Atlanta, Dec. 11, 2017) — For patients with advanced leukemia, access to high-quality end-of-life care appears to be reduced in those dependent on blood transfusions, according to a new study being presented during the 59th American Society of
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Constance Alexander: When it comes to end-of-life decisions, it’s important for patients to have control – User-generated content (press release)

Constance Alexander: When it comes to end-of-life decisions, it's important for patients to have control
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Mother never had to make that choice, but if she had, I hope my family could have been as resilient and supportive as the family of Norma Bauerschmidt, whose end of life decision-making involved a journey of nearly 13,000 miles in 32 states, with final

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End-of-life decision-making for people with intellectual disabilities – EurekAlert (press release)

End-of-life decision-making for people with intellectual disabilities
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Most states in the U.S. have programs that allow terminally ill patients to document their end-of-life decisions. In New York, the Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment form (MOLST) allows individuals to document what measures health care

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