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  • End of life and palliative care is based on person-centred and holistic care.
  • Talk with your family, close friends, doctor and your palliative care team about what they can do to help you to make the most of each day.
  • Having a creative outlet and sharing memories with friends and family can be very helpful.
  • Looking after your emotions and dealing with stress helps you maintain quality of life.
  • Pastoral care workers at a palliative care service, and supportive therapies, can help you.

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Reviewed on: 21-02-2017