Understanding & Coping With Terminal Illness...
The diagnosis of a terminal illness is always devastating news, both for patients and their loved ones. Suddenly, the world is turned upside-down and reliable information is sorely needed. We are dedicated to providing accurate, up-to-date information about various treatment and care options, as well as offering support for patients and those who are providing care for dying loved ones.
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Advance Preparations
Advance Preparations: Buying Life Insurance, Choosing Guardians for...
Advice for Caregivers
Advice for Caregivers: Caring for a Dying Child, Making Time for...
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Ask Our Experts: Getting Travel Insurance With Terminal Cancer?, Will My Mother be...
Care Options
Care Options: Pain Management, Maintaining a Patient's Dignity, Equipment for the...
Coping with Death
Coping with Death: Thinking About Organ Donation, Understanding the Grieving Process,...
Diagnosis
Diagnosis: Preparing for Difficult News, Considering Alternative Treatments When...
Financial Concerns
Financial Concerns: Applying for Financial Aid, Understanding Your Insurance, Doing...
Offering Assistance
Offering Assistance: Hands-On Help, Offering a Willing Ear, Setting Up...
Quality of Life
Quality of Life: Spiritual Issues for the Terminally Ill, Making the Most of Every...
Seeking Support
Seeking Support: Support Groups for the Terminally Ill, Support Groups for Family...
Sharing the News
Sharing the News: Telling Children that a Parent is Ill, Telling Children that they are...
Specific Situations
Specific Situations: When a Parent is Terminally Ill, Helping Kids...
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  • Letty
    Re: Granting Last Wishes of the Terminally Ill
    I have a friend who is only 27. She is fighting for her life,but doctors only have her 6 moths to live. She has…
    19 February 2017
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    Re: When a Spouse is Terminally Ill
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    17 February 2017
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    Re: When a Spouse is Terminally Ill
    My husbands bewn ill with liver cancer 6 tumors, liver, hep C, failed harvoni treatment, stage cirrhsos. I am looking for…
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    Re: Accepting Terminal Illness
    brii - Your Question:Im not a pacient but a pacients son and grandson,i have a mother terminal with loung cancer and my grandmother…
    13 February 2017
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    Re: Accepting Terminal Illness
    Im not a pacient but a pacients son and grandson,i have a mother terminal with loung cancer and my grandmother with bowel cancer both…
    12 February 2017
  • Cricket & Lovie
    Re: Granting Last Wishes of the Terminally Ill
    My daughter, Amanda, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia march 16, 2015. She never left the…
    4 February 2017
  • Cricket & Lovie
    Re: Granting Last Wishes of the Terminally Ill
    My daughter, Amanda, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia march 16, 2015. She never left the…
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  • Cricket & Lovie
    Re: Granting Last Wishes of the Terminally Ill
    My daughter, Amanda, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia march 16, 2015. She never left the…
    4 February 2017
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    Re: Caring for a Dying Spouse
    Sherry - Your Question:My husband refuses to call in hospice so that I can be relieved of some of the care that is required. He has…
    2 February 2017
  • Sherry
    Re: Caring for a Dying Spouse
    My husband refuses to call in hospice so that I can be relieved of some of the care that is required. He has outlived his prognosis…
    1 February 2017
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