Coping with dyingby
Dr. Aniruddha M.
I find it easier to cope by reading and learning about death and dying, so I can prepare... doctor's job is also to prepare the patient to die - and hospice services can be extremely helpful in doing...
Coping with Deathby
, when in all likelihood Grampy would die while we were there. Yet this was exactly the reason I wanted to bring him; I couldn’t imagine the devastation Noah would experience finding out that his great-Grampy Jim died...
cancer, courage, copingby
“Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway.” John Wayne
Never really thought I’d be quoting John Wayne, but there you are. That’s the way some days are when your doctor gives you the dreaded news that yo
Megan and Mark H.
Time to put some of that psychology book-learnin’ to work! Coping is an area where I’ve done some research (primarily in regards to coping with cancer) and is certainly something I’ve thought about lots...
Dying in Dignityby
Who are the people who end up dying in hospital?
I would suggest that they are those who cannot cope, who do not..., designed to provide dignity for palliative patients who wish to die at home, and to allow them the peace...