About Palliative Care

Palliative care is appropriate for any patient with a serious or chronic illness and their family. From point of diagnosis onward, regardless of the patient’s age or prognosis. Palliative care improves the quality of life for patients and their families. It prevents and relieves suffering as well as the physical, emotional, psycho-social and spiritual issues associated with serious and chronic conditions.

Dispelling the Myths About Palliative Care