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Support Groups and Pallative Care

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  • Palliative Care in Cancer
    Fact sheet about palliative care, which is care given to improve the quality of life of patients who have a serious or life-threatening disease, such as cancer. Palliative care addresses the emotional, physical, practical, and spiritual issues of cancer. Family members may also receive palliative care.
  • Supportive and Palliative Care Clinical Trials
    Links to supportive and palliative care clinical trials being conducted in the United States that are now accepting participants, as well as links to clinical trial results about supportive care.