Caring for a loved one with a serious or life-limiting illness is not easy, but it is rewarding. The information here can help you learn more about how to help manage your loved one’s symptoms. If you have any questions, ask a member of your palliative and end-of-life care team.
The following content is from
A Caregiver's Guide: A Handbook about End-of-Life Care. It has been reproduced here with permission from The Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem and the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association.
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