Life Asked Death
Life Asked Death is the story of how the development of palliative care in Asia is driving a revolution in healthcare throughout the region. Asia is home to 60% of the world's population, many living in developing economies. The burden of a disease like cancer in countries these countries is immense.
Life Asked Death highlights the scale of pain and suffering that needs to be urgently addressed in Asia and offers insights into the positive outcomes that be achieved even in resource-limited countries like Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.
When international experts and local stakeholders work together to develop palliative care capacity in the government-run health systems, the barriers to pain relief and humane care can be removed.