The true risks of diagnosis or death from cancers in Australia may be lower than previously thought because official…
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A study in US patients with terminal cancer reveals that two-thirds have “a moderate to strong” belief that God could work a…
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Researchers may have solved the mystery of the ‘weekend effect’, where patients admitted to hospital on a weekend have a…
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Doctors can be “deeply conflicted” and sometimes struggle to comply with a patient’s end-of-life plans, especially if they…
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Almost three-quarters of GPs have been to a patient’s funeral, according to a literature review, showing they lead the way…
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The burden of caring for a seriously ill spouse can be so high that the carer's quality of life may improve more if the…
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A Dutch doctor has been acquitted of all charges for the euthanasia of an elderly patient with dementia. Judges at the…
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