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While research has shown that the toll cancer takes on the mental health of patients can lessen chances of recovery and outcomes, medicine has been slow to react to this knowledge.
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4 hrs ago | Cumbernauld Today
A hospice outreach team pioneered in Cumbernauld is now being extended across North Lanarkshire.
Fred Phelps is dying. The founder of the Westboro Baptist Church , according to his estranged sons, is close to death.
Upper Bann DUP MLA Sydney Anderson is urging people to wear a daffodil and make a donation during March for the Marie Curie's Great Daffodil Appeal launched at Parliament Buildings, Stormont.
In response to the Agency for Health Care Administration's recent approval for Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast to expand services into Hernando County, Hernando Pasco Hospice has filed a petition for a formal administrative hearing to contest the approval.
The organization provides residential and healthcare service for children and elder citizens.
Ethical issues at end of life are not primarily medical or science issues but social, legal, religious, and cultural.
Staff at a chain of Callington Spar shops will undertake a 300-mile cycle to celebrate their 30th anniversary - and raise money for charity along the way.
A High Peak hospice is part of a group from across the north west which has come together to launch a pioneering TV advertising campaign.
A Berkhamsted husband and wife have signed up to complete the annual Chilterns Cycle Challenge fundraiser for Rennie Grove Hospice Care - on a tandem.
As Dolores Esposito makes the rounds of hospice patients at Holy Redeemer Hospital each Monday with her dog, Daisy, she doesn't tell them why she and the brawny red golden retriever became a pet-therapy team.
Joseph Slade might not think he deserves any medals but the U.S. Veterans Affairs and Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care made sure he received the honoraria he earned for his service in the U.S. Navy.
Ultimate Software , a leading cloud provider of people management solutions, announced today that Hospice of Marion County, a Florida-based provider of hospice and healthcare services, is benefiting from Ultimate's people-centric approach to service, rapid deployment of cloud technology, and the UltiPro solution's workforce analytics.
Tanveer P. Mir, MD, MACP, Director of Outpatient Palliative Care at the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Medical Center, has been named Chair-elect of the Board of Regents of the American College of Physicians , the nation's largest medical specialty organization.
Buy this photo Margaret Manley has discovered a new kind of job satisfaction working as a volunteer nurse at Prospect Hospice Picture: STUART HARRISON AS A growing number of patients require palliative or end-of life care, volunteer nurses are becoming crucial and increasingly sought-out members of the Prospect Hospice team.