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  1. You did it! St Michael's hospice has risen from the ashes to soar like a PhoenixRead the original story

    15 min ago | Rye and Battle Observer

    ... been tremendous and made such a big difference. "It has helped us both to continue to provide our specialist palliative care to people with life-limiting illnesses across Hastings and Rother and also, through the Phoenix Appeal, to renovate the ...


  2. healthy heartRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Weyburn This Week

    ... very or somewhat important; prescription drugs (80 per cent ranking it either very or somewhat important); palliative care (80 per cent ranking it either very or somewhat important); and home care (79 per cent ranking it as very or somewhat ...


  3. Business in Portsmouth and Gosport wants to raise A 25,000 to help hospicesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Portsmouth Today

    Covers Timber and Builders Merchants is aiming to raise 25,000 to help hospices, including The Rowans Hospice in Purbrook. Between September 12 and September 17, Covers, which has depots in Portsmouth and Gosport, will hold a Help for Hospices Week and will donate 1 for each registered customer who makes a purchase during the week.


  4. Kim Mooney: TRU Community Care can survive thisRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    I worked for TRU Community Care for 22 years, through many ups and downs and triumphs and cataclysms. Employees came drawn by the hope of helping dying and grieving people.


  5. LETHBRIDGE: Hospice care is overdueRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    There were fresh-cut flowers on the dining room table, which was covered with the sort of tablecloth you might have found in your grandmother's house. The idea of the hospice is to give dying patients a home-like atmosphere in which to spend their last days in as much comfort and with as much dignity as possible.


  6. VITAS representative will address Walnut RotaryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Bureau County Republican

    ... nights. The meeting is open to members of the public who may need, or know of someone who needs, hospice or palliative care. The Rotary Club of Walnut meets six times a month at the Walnut Cafe. Anyone interested in joining Rotary International ...


  7. UCLA Experts Are Available for Interviews About Marijuana-Related TopicsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Newswise

    Psychiatrist and palliative care physician Dr. Thomas Strouse is Medical Director of the Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA . He is a fellow of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.


  8. Appreciation lunch heldRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sequoyah County Times

    ... Scoggins-Kokendoffer and Marlene Linson. And in the back, from the left, Armondo Duke, Campassus Hospice and Palliative Care; and Bryan Warner, Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilor.


  9. Freeman Health adds palliative med doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Joplin Independent

    ... Unlike hospice care, which provides pain management and support services for patients at the end of life, palliative care is a medical specialty that offers pain and symptom management, and emotional and spiritual support for those who face chronic, ...


  10. Presentations at town HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston Standard

    ... the National Garden Scheme. The trust relies on the generosity of the public to continue its provision of palliative care and holistic support to patients and their families. Keith Lamming a and his family are among those who have been so touched by ...


  11. Kenya secures funding to acquire cancer fighting equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    ... cases in the continent are reported when it is too late for any meaningful therapy to take place and only palliative care can be given to such victims before they die. Mr Amano however said there is hope in Africa because a new momentum is picking ...


  12. MSP praises work of cancer hospiceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Midlothian Today

    ... about the excellent work they are doing. It is very clear that Marie Curie offers world-class levels of palliative care and support which makes such a difference to so many of my constituents each year and their families." Richard Meade, Marie Curie ...


  13. Fund-raiser nets cash for hospitalRead the original story

    Yesterday | News Post Leader

    ... was held to celebrate the life of Margaret Stewart and to help raise money for Wansbeck General Hospital's palliative care unit which cared for her. The match, held at Ashington Football Club in May, was organised by Neil and Helen Dickinson with ...


  14. Celine Dion's family dealt another cancer blowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... Guy is being treated for cancer that has spread to his lungs, brain and bones at the Maison Adheman-Dion, a palliative care facility named after Celine's father Adhemar, who died of bone cancer in 2003. According to the Toronto Sun , Claudette - one ...


  15. Stonea parents to take on epic tractor ride in memory of Mikayla - a real outdoors girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wisbech Standard

    Neil Clark and his wife Alyson, here pictured with their two year-old son Alfie, will be driving a tractor from Land's End to John O'Groats to raise money for EACH. Picture: Ian Burt Neil Clark and his wife Alyson, here pictured with their two year-old son Alfie, will be driving a tractor from Land's End to John O'Groats to raise money for EACH.


  16. High school senior facing terminal cancer given his diploma earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Victorville Daily Press

    ... “Allen continues to be on a breathing machine fighting for his life ... They are only providing palliative care and comfort measures.” Martin said Navarro's mother was “very grateful” to CIMS Principal Dr. Melda Gaskins, ...


  17. A battle of the right to life and the will to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... should be left to die in pain, and perhaps what "dying with dignity" really looks like is having the best palliative care and pain treatments available, rather than ending a life. We should be lobbying our governments to invest in better health ...


  18. Prince William comforts boy who lost his mother, says he still misses his mumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... Ethan Coniam, who lost his older brother, Kieran, two years ago. Ethan's mother, Fiona, who is a palliative care nurse, told the media that Ethan asked the Duchess if he could have a hug. "She said, 'Yes of course - I love cuddles.' Then she asked ...


  19. Samuel Harrington: An end-of-life lesson from my fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... it. Furthermore, Dad was making an important distinction, between care at the end of life (in this case, palliative care for pain) and treatment (aneurysm repair). He was also suggesting a natural exit strategy. Not suicide, to which he had a moral ...


  20. RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC Has $382,000 Position in Chemed Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Political

    ... segment (VITAS) and the Roto-Rooter segment (Roto-Rooter). The Company's VITAS segment provides hospice and palliative care services to its patients through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, clergy and ...