Palliative Care Myths and Facts

Palliative Care Myths and Facts

Palliative care is still widely misunderstood by many Canadians. Here are 10 common myths we often encounter. Help dispel these myths by sharing the facts with family members and friends, colleagues, patients and clients. Myth #1:  Palliative care hastens death. ...
What is Palliative Care?

What is Palliative Care?

Palliative Care is a type of health care for patients and families facing life-limiting illness. Palliative care helps patients to achieve the best possible quality of life right up until the end of life. Palliative care is sometimes considered end-of-life care, with...
Vaccines – They’re Not Just for Kids!

Vaccines – They’re Not Just for Kids!

Vaccination is not just for children.  Vaccines are safe and protect you and those around you from vaccine-preventable diseases.  As we get older, the protection we had from previous vaccination can decrease for some diseases. Getting another dose...
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