The Hospital Home: The Last 3 Months with My Child わが子を看取る おうち診療所ですごした3か月 2018

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How do you take care of your child during their final moments? Ichika, a four-year-old girl, was diagnosed with neuroblastoma two years ago. Despite all efforts, the family was notified that she would not have long to live. The family wishes for Ichika to have as much of a normal, everyday life as possible, and so for the last three months of Ichika’s life, they decide to stay at the pediatric cancer treatment specialized facility in the Ouchi Clinic in Kobe (Ouchi meaning home in Japanese). This documentary follows the family’s conflict, pain, and their final decision.


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