Palliative medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with treatment aimed at relieving symptoms and pain rather than effecting a cure.
The National Council for Palliative Care
Umbrella organisation for all those who are involved in providing, commissioning and using hospice and palliative care services in the UK. Site contains news, publications and subscription details.
Rowcroft Hospice - Devon, UK
Provides support and care to people in South Devon suffering from a life limiting illness, ranging from cancer to Motor Neurone Disease. Site contains details of the services provided for patients, fundraising and volunteer opportunities.
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