According to a study done by the Lien Foundation in 2014, three out of four people would prefer to die at home.
When someone is living with an advanced or life-limiting illness, he/she may prefer being at his/her own home. Being surrounded by loved ones in a familiar place can be comforting.
Family members can prepare themselves to take care of an ill loved one at home. The involvement of family members while working with other healthcare providers is important to support the care of the loved one.
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