Paediatric Palliative Care – Not just about the children

20140108“A happy family is but an earlier heaven” – George Bernard Shaw

A child’s well-being is bound so tightly to his or her family that it’s vital for paediatric palliative care to extend its reach to the parents and siblings as well.

While cancer patients form the majority of HCA’s adult patients (84% last year), the proportion of such victims is much smaller among the Hospice’s child patients…read more

From Hospice Link, Dec 2013, pg 10