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29 min ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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

5 hrs ago | 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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9 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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,

The Jersey Journal

Health Notes

HOBOKEN SHOPRITE EVENTS The Hoboken Shoprite will host a series of "Back-to-School" and summer health and wellness events, which are all free and open to the public and led by Jenna Stock, its in-store registered dietician.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ, Life, Holidays, Labor Day, Secaucus, NJ, North Bergen, NJ, Medicine

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Scoop

The Book of Hat goes global

Two small kiwi publishers have turned indie hit The Book of Hat by Harriet Rowland into an ebook, launching it into the world on what would have been the author's 21st birthday: 26 August.

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Echo-news.co.uk

a Children's hospice will keep its gardens in tip-top condition thanks to a generous company.

More than 30 volunteers from Havens Hospices Garden Club tend to the gardens at both Little Havens and Fair Havens Hospice for adults in Westcliff , helping plant flowers and vegetables, weeding, cutting the lawn and doing general maintenance.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Vegetables

Hartlepool Mail

Hospice shop in quids-in hopes

The Hartlepool and District Hospice charity shop on York Road in the town is offering everything in its first floor sales room for just i 1 21 per item.

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

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Forbes.com

Hospice Oversight May Come From Rare Bipartisan Health Bill

I've written about health care for more than two decades, starting from my native Iowa where I covered the presidential campaign bus rides of Bill and Hillary Clinton through the Hawkeye state talking health reform and the economy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Iowa, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Publishing, Media, Forbes, University of Iowa

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