Center to support persons suffering from incurable diseases may be established in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 26 / Trend M.Aliyev /
The establishment of support services for persons suffering from incurable diseases has been initiated in Azerbaijan.
It is necessary to make changes and additions to the country's laws to render state support to persons suffering from incurable diseases, Human Rights Institute Director of the Azerbaijani National Academy of Sciences Ayten Mustafayeva said.
People with incurable illnesses have the right to a decent life, Mustafayeva told reporters today.
Mustafayev considers it important to adopt palliative care programs in Azerbaijan to improve the quality of life of patients and their families facing problems of life-threatening disease.