Kerala, India, a WHO demonstration site for palliative care, is an exception in a country that ranks 67th out of 80 countries in terms of access to end-of-life care. The state has 3% of India’s population, yet provides 2/3 of its palliative care services.
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Aid Groups Flee Syria
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Crucial humanitarian aid could be cut off from hundreds of thousands of people in northern Syria after international aid workers fled the country amid Turkey’s military offensive against Kurdish forces,