Why 'palliative care' can make such a difference, and why so few people get it.
Some providers are terrific, some are terrible. And regulators haven't kept up.
One challenge: a shortage of trained palliative care providers.
The Texas woman claims Rev. Gerold Langsch assaulted her during a religious ritual and left her feeling like a “nasty, dirty piece of meat.”
Hospice patients increased 167 percent since 2000, according to a congressional analysis.
Federal prosecutors allege Melanie Murphey and others at Novus Health Services in Texas were trying to maximize profits.
"There's a lingering."
Dr. B.J. Miller tells Oprah what he's learned in his years working with terminally ill patients.
Last month, the music legend canceled all his 2017 performances.
GPS for the Soul
Death isn't a four-letter word, and doctors need to learn that.
Kerry Egan has written a book that only she could write, combining her study at Harvard Divinity School, her years of experience
Karen believes everything happens for a reason. In this case, she was being given an opportunity to put her hospice training
We were gathered at my grandmother's home for a final visit. Coming together for this was sad but it was also more joyful than I could have imagined. We sat with her and shared stories, photos, laughter.
Throughout the last few weeks, my family has been trying to mentally prepare ourselves to say goodbye to a major player in
I met Brenda when she decided to seek hospice care. In addition to kidney failure, she had numerous ailments including painful, golf-ball-sized sores throughout her body.