Books, Links, and More

We've compiled resources in both French and English, to give you the broadest possible range of available information. To see resources in French, click in the top right corner of the page.

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Nutrition - see Symptoms - Lack of appetite / weight loss
NewA Caregivers Guide: Cooking for Palliative Care and the Family
This book is a collaborative effort with Hospice Niagara's staff, caregivers and palliative clients, a nutritionist, the... read more...
Eating well when you have cancer: A guide to good nutrition
This booklet covers a range of topics related to maintaining fluid/food intake and strength during a cancer illness. It addresses... read more...
Improving Decision-Making about Feeding Options in Dementia
Feeding problems are common in advanced dementia, triggering decision-making about options of tube feeding, assisted oral... read more...
The Truth About Food and Fluids: Information you need to know when caring for a loved one with advanced illness
Information sheet summarizes key points related to changes in food and fluid intake near the end of life and tips for care. read more...