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28 min ago | KSAT-TV San Antonio

Pets Help Cancer Patients: Swoosh on the job

More than 13,000 children will be diagnosed with cancer each year. Many of these kids have to endure painful treatments that trigger stress, anxiety and depression.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Leukemia, Health, Medicine, Pediatric Cancer, Nursing

4 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

Carson's career celebrates the end of lives

Prince George was in for a real stroke of good luck when Donalda Carson decided to move here from Quesnel.

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Related Topix: Canada, Medicine, Nursing, North America, World News, Opinion

8 hrs ago | The Labradorian

Irish Loop woman logs pothole damages

The six months Keith Stampe spent going back and forth to St. John's to visit his dying brother was rough enough without dealing with the state of the Irish Loop.

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Related Topix: Canada, Medicine

12 hrs ago | Driffield Today

Midnight miles in aid of Dove House Hospice

Dust off your onesies, break out the fluffy slippers and join us for a ladies-only moonlit walk over East Yorkshire's iconic Humber Bridge.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Ashburn, MO

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Rye and Battle Observer

Beautiful garden at Pett opens in aid of St Michael's hospice

A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper.

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Kent Online

Hartsdown teacher Luke Williams vows to marry fiancee Linda Birzniece ...

A huge fundraiser has notched up more than 15,000 in just a few days - in honour of a popular teacher told he has just six months to live.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oral Cancer

CiteULike

Using Qualitative Evidence to Help Understand Complex Palliative Care ...

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Prince George Citizen

Hospice dream home up for grabs

Dining room and living room of the Prince George Hospice Society 2014-15 lottery home.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Medicine, Interior Design, Arts, Recreational Vehicle, Security, Polaris Sportsman, All-Terrain Vehicles, Polaris ATV

Medical Daily

Exercise And Nutrition Added To Palliative Care Programs For Cancer...

Palliative care services for cancer patients in the advanced stages of this life-threatening disease are designed to provide comfort and support for patients by meeting emotional, physical, and spiritual needs.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Canada,

Wharfedale Observer

Ilkley man retires after 22 years as Francis House chairman

Robin Wood reitres as Chairman of Francis House Children's Hospice. L-R Gill Bevin -Head of Care, Robin Wood, Revd David Ireland -Chief Executive Francis House.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Mirror.co.uk

X Factor invite for 11-year-old girl banned from school outing for going to mum's funeral

Little Maddie Stevens will watch Simon Cowell and co after teachers excluded her following one day's absence for paying a last farewell to mum Gail who died of breast cancer in hospice.

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Business Journal

Hospice of the Valley receives $200K grants to aid dementia care

Hospice of the Valley has received a $200,000 grant to aid its dementia programs, reports the Daily News-Sun .

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Business Journal

Hospice of the Valley receives $200K grants to aid dementia care

Hospice of the Valley recently received a $200,000 grant to aid its dementia programs, reports the Daily News-Sun.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Your Leek Paper

Leek United's annual meeting vote gives cash boost to Hospice and Trust

Thousands of Leek United Building Society members voted to give a financial boost to two North Staffordshire-based hospices.

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Related Topix: Medicine, World News, Cheshire County, England, Staffordshire County, England, United Kingdom

Carrickonshannon Today

Get on yer bike for the Hospice

To date, Tracy Kivlehan and her dedicated team of volunteers, have succeeded in raising over a 120,000 for the North West Hospice.

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Related Topix: Medicine, iPhone

Carrickonshannon Today

The Northwest Hospice needs your help

The North West Hospice provides palliative care for patients with life-limiting illnesses such as cancer, heart failure, kidney failure, COPD, Motor Neuron disease or dementia.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Yorkshire Evening Post

Pioneering children's music charity up for Yorkshire Children of Courage Award

It might sound obvious now, but when Jessie's Fund started working in children's hospices nearly 20 years ago, there was no music therapy provision in any UK children's hospice.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Tring Today

The Rennie Grove conference returns...

Rennie Grove Hospice will be holding its annual one-day conference on October 22 at the Green Park Training and Conference Centre in Aston Clinton.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Star Online

Intimacy as we grow older

We all have a basic underlying need for physical intimac, so even if sexual desire has declined as age advances, partners can still be intimate by being physically close, like holding hands.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Jack Nicholson, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Medicine, Human Sexuality, World News, Malaysia,

Mt. Airy News

These ain't your mama's handbags

They all feature actresses who have donated purses to this year's Handbags for Hospice auction, set for July 18 at Old North State Winery in Mount Airy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Virginia, Mad Men, Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Time Tunnel, Science Fiction TV, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Barnaby Jones, Family, Batman, Action Movies, Adventure

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