The Immigrant Magazine/New America Media , News Feature, Posted: Oct 18, 2014
Dying in America is new to many Ethiopian elders and their families, but palliative care programs can make the experience less burdensome.
American Commercial News/New America Media, News Feature, Posted: Oct 14, 2014
Chinese Americans are learning not to avoid the taboo topic of death, but to take charge of their end-of-life decisions for their peace of mind.
American Commercial News/New America Media, News Report, Posted: Oct 14, 2014
Chinese Daily News-World Journal/New America Media , News Report, Posted: Oct 09, 2014
Although two-thirds of Asians would rather die at home, only one-third don't die in institutions. Palliative care programs can help ensure the system honors their wishes.
KQED California Report/New America Media , News Report, Posted: Jun 26, 2014
Bob Martinez, 81--fed up with hospitals--entered a special Sutter Health pilot program through Obamacare to comfort him and his family in his final months.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/New America Media , News Feature, Posted: Jun 25, 2014
Former hospice nurse Joan Baldwin-Branch, faced with her own cancer, blogged openly about her “journey” to comfort family, friends and strangers.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Jun 02, 2014
A new study of 1,100 doctors says all give patients high-tech end-of-life treatment, but choose comfort care for themselves.
PRI's The World in Words, News Report, Posted: May 31, 2014
The Spanish sites of Medicare and NIH translate hospice as hospicio. To Los Angeles resident Manuela Flores, this seems bizarre.
Arizona Republic/New America Media , News Feature, Posted: May 08, 2014
How people approach death and near-death experiences can vary widely among cultures, whether Native American, Latino, African American or Asian.
India West/New America Media , News Feature, Posted: Mar 17, 2014
Major misperceptions about palliative and hospice care persist in immigrant communities, including the Indian American community.
Ghost Author, Sep 10, 2013
Andrew Lam, Mar 11, 2013
Andrew Lam, Mar 07, 2013
Andrew Lam, Feb 21, 2013
Andrew Lam, Feb 14, 2013
Anonymous User, Oct 20, 2014
Anonymous User, Oct 16, 2014
Anonymous User, Sep 30, 2014
Anonymous User, Sep 26, 2014
Anonymous User, Sep 23, 2014
Anonymous User, Sep 16, 2014
Oct 19, 2014
Oct 16, 2014
Oct 13, 2014
Oct 12, 2014
Sep 28, 2014
Sep 27, 2014
As widely anticipated, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has given Nigeria the all-clear on Ebola…
LOS ANGELES--Until last spring, Tesfaldey Meshesha and his wife, who came to the United States…
Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, 42, who was exposed to the disease before leaving…
It’s a question that’s left people scratching their heads: How does a fully equipped hospital…
Ed. Note: As chair of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma directs the…
The man who became the first person in the U.S. to be diagnosed with Ebola…