10 Things Healthcare Professionals Must Know

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We have been working in the field of palliative care since 1996 and we have encountered no dearth of misunderstandings and misconception around it. Patients, families and even healthcare professionals are often confused or misinformed … Read More

Need For Policy Changes

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Each year an estimated 7 million people are in need of palliative care in India but only 1% receive it. A number of significant barriers must be overcome to address the unmet need for palliative … Read More

Why is Palliative Care Critical?

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There is a global rise in non-communicable diseases and ageing populations. Diseases like cardiovascular, cancer, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s etc require continuous care and ongoing alleviation from their symptoms. A study published in The New England … Read More

What is Palliative Care?

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When a person is diagnosed with a serious illness like cancer, their hopes and values equate to more than just a cure. Palliative care is specialized medical care focused on providing patients with relief from … Read More