“To cure sometimes, to relieve often, and to comfort always. “
“To know the patient that has the disease is more important than to know the disease that the patient has”.
A diagnosis of a life-limiting condition requires caring not only for the physical self but also for ones mental and emotional wellbeing. This is true for both those affected by the illness and their loved ones. There can be “no health without mental health.”’
See below for a selection of organisations that provide wellbeing support.