The Caregiver's Toolbox

Practical tips from real caregivers

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NIH resources to help families navigate pediatric palliative care

As part of its Palliative Care: Conversations Matter campaign, the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) has created new materials for families of children with serious illnesses. The newly released ...

Caregiver's Stories

Personal narratives from caregivers

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Pancreatic Cancer

My husband has pancreatic cancer. It is almost always a death sentence. When it would have been treatable, there were no symptoms. Even if there were symptoms, there are no ...

For friends & family

Learn about caregiving and how you can help

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A Graduation Ceremony for the Rest of Us

A Graduation Ceremony for the Rest of Us Each year, I have the rare privilege of having a front row seat to one of the few respected rituals in contemporary ...