Advanced Cancer

This section provides information on the following topics:

Completing Your Life

This article offers practical and emotional steps to help you prepare for your final days.

Putting Your Health Care Wishes in Writing

In this article, you’ll learn about how advance directives allow you to convey your preferences about your medical care before you become unable to make those decisions.

Caring for a Terminally Ill Child

This article for parents discusses palliative and hospice care, how to talk with a child about death, and how to cope as a caregiver.

Hospice Care

This article answers commonly asked questions about hospice care, including the benefits and how to find it.

Care Through the Final Days

This article helps caregivers understand what to expect and how to help as a person approaches the end of life.