A holistic understanding of advanced illness goes a long way in supporting you through the experience.
There is a misconception that palliative care only applies to advanced stages of illness and end-of-life care. In fact, palliative care has a place early on and at every stage of dealing with a life-changing illness. This article and the experts interviewed in our fascinating podcast, explain the value of palliative care in full.
Being diagnosed with a life-changing illness can be overwhelming. Understanding the situation is key to coping well. It's risky to ask 'Dr Google' for answers to your medical questions. It's better to talk to your doctor online through Discovery Health's Connected Care platform on your smartphone.