Latest News

Early palliative support services help those caring for patients with advanced cancer

Those caring for patients with advanced cancer experienced reduced depression and felt less burdened by caregiving tasks when palliative support services were offered soon after the patient?s diagnosis. "Family caregivers are a crucial part of the patient care team. Because the well-being of one affects the well-being of the other, both parties benefit when caregivers receive palliative care," said the senior study author.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Brain networks 'hyper-connected' in young adults who had depression

  • Intervention needed for survivors of childhood burns

  • Serotonin deficiency? Study throws into question long-held belief about depression

  • New study throws into question long-held belief about depression

  • Three-quarters of depressed cancer patients do not receive treatment for depression; new approach could transform care

  • Collaborative care intervention improves depression among teens

  • Neuroscientists reverse memories' emotional associations: Brain circuit that links feelings to memories manipulated

  • Link between prenatal antidepressant exposure, autism risk called into question

  • Mindfulness training for memory impaired, their caregivers

  • Sleep drunkenness disorder may affect one in seven

  •