“Nothing is guaranteed.” Kellie said it, and she believes it with all her heart. But what Kellie does with this belief is pretty amazing. Since a diagnosis of stage 1B1
Transitions LifeCare’s Associate Medical Director Christopher M. Thompson, MD, HMDC shares perspectives from his experiences as a care provider and a family member
As a palliative care provider, I spend my
Chief Medical Officer Laura Patel, MD attended the 2016 CAPC conference. Below are some excerpts from her Pallimed blog post.
1. Palliative care is about the relief of suffering. This requires a
I make my way down the aisle of the plane, squeezing past my fellow passengers and plop down in my assigned seat. Sitting next to me is a middle-aged woman
A chronic serious illness often includes physical and emotional challenges that can stop you from enjoying your normal quality of life. Palliative care brings improvements by preventing or relieving symptoms,