Shanti Avedna Sadan, India’s first Hospice, takes care of the advanced terminally ill cancer patients. It offers specialised care of a hospital together with the love and care of a home free of cost.
The aims of the Institution are to care for the advanced and terminally ill cancer patients and those suffering from AIDs. It offer care to all who need it, irrespective of community caste or creed, giving preference to the poor and needy.
Professional runner Gabriele Gabe Grunewald died after a decade-long battle with cancer, not before winning thousands of fans by sharing her inspiring story.
Gabe’s husband Justin Grunewald wrote an emotional post on Instagram, “At 7:52 I said ‘I can’t wait until I get to see you again’ to my hero, my best friend, my inspiration, my wife,” Justin began the heartfelt note.
Gabe, a former track and cross-country athlete for the University of Minnesota, was first d...
Apparently, yes, says authors of a new book strangely titled ‘Compassionomics’.
That aside, the book discusses how missed opportunities for compassion can have devastating health effects, how compassion can help reverse the cost crisis in health care, and why compassion can be an antidote for burnout among health care providers.
For example, take the case of a 34-year-old man fighting for his life in the Intensive Care U...