Why Kerala Is The Best Place In India To Die

Why Kerala Is The Best Place In India To Die

by The Daily Eye Team May 7 2016, 4:33 pm Estimated Reading Time: 0 mins, 29 secs

In recent years, countries like Mongolia and Uganda have been praised for making great strides in improving palliative care, which focuses on managing pain and discomfort caused by serious illnesses like cancer, HIV and strokes.
In India, however, the situation is dismal. Most Indians who need palliative care simply don't get it and die in excruciating pain.
Home to 1.3 billion people, India ranked 67 out of 80 countries in a study released last year comparing end-of-life care. The report considered the United Kingdom as the best place in the world to die.


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