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Palliative Care:
Total care of patients whose illness no longer be curable, in which they are near the end of life.

Personal Care:
Care for someone who is disabled in which includes aid with everyday activities, where such support is needed.

Personality Disorders:
Personality disorders are a group of mental disturbances considered by long-lasting rigid patterns of thought and behaviour.

Psychopathic Disorder:
Means persistent disorder as disability of mind which results in peculiarly aggressive or gravely irresponsible conduct on the part of the person worried