End of Life

Types Of Care

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1. A person who wishes to get treatment for a serious illness can receive




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A person who wishes to get treatment for a serious illness can receive palliative care, which is comprehensive treatment of the discomfort, symptoms, and stress of serious illness. It works with a patient’s main treatment and can be given along with all other medical care. Hospice care also provides comfort care, but attempts to cure the person's illness are stopped.