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Health Beat: Hospice & Palliative Care

November 27, 2018 04:40 PM

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. The essence of the care provided is pain management and support. Too often, we think only about curative treatment. But palliative care can be part of that treatment and as importantly, research finds patients at end of life who embrace palliative care live longer.

A new series of digital-exclusive health reports from Dr. Benita Zahn. Look for new episodes every Monday and Thursday. View more episodes.

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