Palliative Care Canada

Althia Raj

Tory MP Thinks Bill Will Help Suffering Canadians Choose To Live

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 11.22.2016 | Canada Politics

The Quebec government is not on board.

Palliative Care In Canada Is In Critical Condition: Report

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.12.2016 | Canada Politics

The Canadian Cancer Society said Canada must reform its approach to palliative care.

Assisted Suicide Is on Canada's Radar, But What About Palliative Care?

Charlie Angus | Posted 04.11.2015 | Canada Politics
Charlie Angus

Last week's Supreme Court decision has put the issue of assisted suicide square onto the government agenda. However, it would be a real loss for Canadians if Parliament does not look at the much broader issue of how we care for Canadians suffering from incurable illnesses. Over the last year I have had the fortune to meet with front line providers of palliative care across Canada. The question that needs to be asked is how can the Federal government respond to the spirit of the Supreme Court ruling unless it also deals with this patchwork of end of life services in this country?

It's Time To Talk About Euthanasia: Doctors' Group

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Canada needs to create a national palliative-care strategy that will give all Canadians facing the end of life the opportunity to have "the ...

Some Good News For NDP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The House of Commons passed an Opposition motion Wednesday that calls on the federal government to come up with a national strategy on pallia...