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4 min ago | Sussex Express

Children's book to be sold in aid of hospice

Terry Gould's children's book will be sold in aid of Chestnut Tree House Children's Hospice.

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4 min ago | Lancaster Guardian

Hiking Ben Nevis for Help the Hospices

A total of 93 hikers will be climbing Ben Nevis to raise money for Help the Hospices.

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3 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare

Roper Industries expands its product reach, acquiring two companies

Roper Industries, a Sarasota, Fla.-based company that, among other lines of business, designs, manufactures and distributes medical and scientific imaging products and software, has acquired two firms to broaden its product reach.

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Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Medicine

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Cape Breton nurse receives kudos from Best Health

A palliative-care nurse working on the An Cala unit at Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney, Little is one of three Canadian nurses to receive the award.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Life, Holidays, St. Patrick's Day

Tucson Weekly

Arizona Cannabis Nurses Association vs. Humble

Back in July, folks with the Arizona Cannabis Nurses Association were undeniably happy with an administrative judge's recommendation that the state allow post-traumatic stress disorder on the list of qualifying conditions for those who apply for a medical marijuana patient card.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Medicine, Nursing, Drugs, Tucson, AZ

Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

Funding for end-of-life care

HEALTH Minister Mark Drakeford has announced a A 6.4 million funding package to support hospices and provide palliative care across Wales.

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Globe and Mail

You've been diagnosed with a serious disease - treating the emotional symptoms is important too

Health Advisor is a regular column where contributors share their knowledge in fields ranging from fitness to psychology, pediatrics to aging.

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Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Medicine, Oncology, Smoking, Psychiatry

CNN

Faith Presbyterian Hospice Leaves Handprints on the Hearts of Grieving Families

When someone close to us dies, we often think if only we embraced them one more time, if only we had held their hand one more time.

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Capital Weekly

Hospice house to provide missing piece of care for the dying

Sussman House, the new hospice residence on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center, is scheduled to open Saturday, Sept.

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St. Marys Star

Festival action warms up

Organisations to benefit include the WAS House Mount Druitt Hospital's paediatric, palliative care and rehabilitation wards, Tregear Ambulance Station, CareFlight, Mount Druitt SES and Shanes Park Rural Fire Service.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Time running out to grab a charity grant

Phyllida Richards, Twigs' senior supervisor, right, with Steph Perry at the Manor Garden Centre.

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The Asian Pacific Post

Labour Day: worker's rights still an issue

This spring, I had the honour of being elected to lead BC's most diverse union. Over 67,000 women and men of the BC Government and Service Employees' Union work throughout the province in a wide variety of roles, making a real difference in their communities.

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Yorkshire Evening Post

Get planning your Hospice Half Hour fundraiser

Have you got half an hour to spare? The YEP needs your help to fundraise for St Gemma's Hospice and Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice in Leeds - and that's all the time it will take.

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Herald Gazette

Lunch and Planning: Advances Directives, End of Life and Other Fun ...

Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its Wednesday Lunch and Learn program on September 3 at 11:15am.

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Related Topix: Damariscotta, ME, Medicine, Medicare, Medicaid, Health, Nursing, Wiscasset, ME

Ilkeston Advertiser

Cash raised to help 'our Ann' in her final days

Dennis challenged friends, cycling groups and customers to donate by offering A 30 of fish and chips to whoever could guess how long it would take him to cycle to Skegness.

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Fleetwood Today

Couple's Disney bash is a winner for Brian House

Peter and Freda Southern, of Fleetwood, present a cheque for i 1 21,218 to Brian House hospice's head of fundraising, Linzi Young .

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Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Medicine

BBC News

Doctors upbeat over UK Ebola patient

He returned to the UK on Sunday and is being kept in a special isolation unit at the Royal Free Hospital in Hampstead, London.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Sierra Leone, Africa, World News

Financial Times

Medics with b-skills open consultancy

As a palliative care physician in Oklahoma, Jeffrey Alderman might not seem like the obvious business school student.

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Retford Today

North Anston: Remembering Rowan while raising vital funds with Bark around the Park

On Sunday 7th September, a family and their beloved pooch Poppy are taking part in Bark around the Park, a sponsored dog walk to raise funds for Bluebell Wood children's hospice, to thank them for caring for their daughter Rowan who sadly passed away in November 2012.

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Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Bourne friends to run for two special causes

Bourne Town Harriers Eleanor Sherwin and Victoria Bull will run the Bupa Great North race to raise money for two charities EMN-140814-123711001 When a mum of three puts her best foot forward for the Bupa Great North Run, her "very special boy" will be on her mind.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England,

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