Coalition for Supportive Care of Kidney Patients

The Coalition for Supportive Care of Kidney Patients (CSCKP) brings together like-minded people who care deeply about the quality of compassionate, supportive care for kidney patients. We are professionals from many disciplines and laypersons who are working for true...

American Cancer Society

Many patients with advanced cancer and their caregivers have questions about what they might expect during the last few months of life. At this link, you can find information on what to expect when you or someone you care for are nearing the end of life, as well as...

COPD Foundation Website

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), is a lung disease that makes it hard to breathe. Click here for information about various initiatives the COPD Foundation is taking to expand the services and to improve the lives of individuals affected by COPD.

ADA – Seniors with Diabetes

While diabetes can be effectively managed, it can be difficult at times. With age comes an increased risk for complications that need to be properly addressed. Long-term care and end-of-life planning is also important to look into for your later years.

AHA – Planning for Advanced Heart Failure

An important part of shared decision-making in advanced heart failure is to clarify what you would want done when future events occur, including unexpected ones. Advance care planning is the process of anticipating future scenarios and communicating your preferences...

AHA – End-of-Life Questions

Thinking about death can be painful for you and your loved ones, but knowing what to expect at the end of life can help you work through the practical issues and emotional road ahead.