Palliative Care Newswire (Page 6)

Palliative Care Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Letters: When Doctors Help End LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The New York Times

    ... law of this type in New York for many of the reasons for caution that Dr. Zitter stated. I do not claim that palliative care would relieve all suffering or that there is one medical, philosophical or theological response to dying. But certainly we ... 6 comments

  2. New Cancer Machine finally arrives into the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Daily Monitor

    ... were advised to travel to Nairobi, Kenya for treatment. Others were changed to chemotherapy, surgery and palliative care. The broken machine was donated to Uganda by the Chinese authorities in 1995. It's expected to be shipped back to China. The ...

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  3. Trip nets meeting with politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Daily Gazette

    ... campaign at Capitol Hill. She is with Pamela Cramer (left), executive director of Illinois Hospice and Palliative Care, and Yardly Pollas, chief of staff for Rep. Bobby Rush, D-Chicago. Photo submitted by Angie Theisen. Minnette Scott, Serenity's ...

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  4. Community health workers avoid strike action, negotiate tentative agreement - BCGEURead the original story

    Friday Aug 11 | PressReleasePoint

    ... workers provide home support services mainly to seniors, and also work in areas such as addictions, youth palliative care, and mental health care. "As B.C.'s population continues to age, the demand for home care support will simultaneously increase. ...

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  5. New medical centre to link with pharmacy and community centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Nelson Mail

    ... a broad mix of skills to the practice. Dr Ngaire Warner said she had an interest in refugee medicine, palliative care and older people's health while Dr Claire Thurlowa came from a background in sexual health and family planning with a special ...

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  6. What are you dying to know?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Blue Mountains Gazette

    ... about, but we do need to think about to plan well for end-of-life. Psychologist Kerrie Noonan who works in palliative care, is keen to increase people's knowledge of the topic and will hold a workshop at the Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre on ...

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  7. Physiotherapy Equipment Market Set for Rapid Growth by 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | SBWire

    ... Based on the application, the market is segregated into cardiovascular and pulmonary, neurology, sports, palliative care, musculoskeletal, pediatric, and women health. On the basis of end user, the physiotherapy equipment market is categorized into ...

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  8. United States opioid crisis serves as a warning to the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Stanford

    ... around the world. The Opioid Atlas is one of many initiatives being driven by the global oncology and palliative care working group led by Ami Bhatt , MD, PhD, assistant professor of medicine and genetics, and director of global oncology for ...

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  9. Blind gardener and his guide dog Marie are a great team at Robin HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Daily Record

    James Ramage has been tending to the gardens at the Balloch hospice for six years with his guide dog Marie. Watering colourful plants and creating stunning flower displays, dedicated gardener James Ramage tends to six acres of gardens in the grounds of Robin House.

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  10. Inquest Day 3: Jury concludes pothole probably caused elderly cyclist's fatal fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Bury Times

    ... pelvis. He was treated in Salford Royal Hospital, where the decision was eventually made to place him under palliative care and he died on April 2 last year.

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  11. New England Coffee Donates More than $43,000 to Rosie's Place and VNA Hospice and Palliative CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | PR Newswire

    ... auction, and will be donated by New England Coffee in equal amounts to Rosie's Place and VNA Hospice and Palliative Care. The funds will enable Rosie's Place to continue to provide security, sanctuary and opportunity to poor and homeless women in ...

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  12. Make a will - and help the hospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Worcester News

    ... very grateful for their generous support." The money will be used to help St Richard's offer free specialist palliative care for patients living with life-limiting illnesses and support their loved ones. It is important to write a Will because in ...

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  13. Startup profile: FuneralInsider aims to help families find 'right' funeral homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Local Tech Wire

    What decision weighs more heavily on families than to decide which funeral home would be best for the farewell to a beloved relative? A Winston-Salem startup founded by a hospice and palliative care physician is offering a solution for what he believes is better decision making. "Comparing funeral home, crematory, and cemetery prices is difficult due to consumer ignorance and the opacity of the after-death care market," says founder and CEO Jay Requarth.

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  14. Nearly 1 In 5 Hospice Patients Discharged While Still AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... says John Keyserling , senior vice president for communications and policy at the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, the trade association for hospice providers. "Any association between profit margins and clinical decision making is ...

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  15. Welsh doctors describe the horrendous conditions after working at a refugee camp in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | IcNetwork

    Zubair Wani and Haroon Ali travelled to Turkey for six days with three other doctors as part of a wider group of 12 humanitarian workers with the United Aid Network. Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University health board employees Dr Wani, a trainee GP currently working in palliative care in Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, and Dr Ali, a junior doctor in orthopaedics in Morriston Hospital in Swansea went to Turkey in their own time and at their own expense.

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  16. Pub to host speed-dating night to raise money for Northampton hospiceRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | Northampton Today

    ... be on-hand with a free welcome drink before the mingling begins. Cynthia Spencer Hospice provides specialist palliative care for people diagnosed with life-limiting illnesses, and offers support to their families. He adds: "We have both had family ...

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  17. Death notices for Aug. 11, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Janesville Gazette

    Norbert R. Guerra Sr. , 57, Janesville, died Thursday at Agrace Center For Hospice and Palliative Care in Janesville. Private Services will be held at a later date.

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  18. Backyard cookout becomes fundraiser for hospice careRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | Observer

    ... This year, the cook-out took on a new purpose to raise funds for a local charity. Chautauqua Hospice and Palliative Care was chosen as the beneficiary of the $1,218 event proceeds to honor family members who have benefited from the agency's ...

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  19. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Iowa City Hospice said people have been calling them about a solicitation letter they got in the mail from an out-of-state organization, Hospice Support Fund. The letter asks them for money that is being raised to support local hospices.

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  20. Medicine Shortages in Venezuela: Dying in AgonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Humans Rights Watch

    ... tried to commit suicide. Before the current crisis, Venezuela's healthcare system boasted relatively strong palliative care services where morphine was readily available. With today's acute shortages , however, Bonilla says her life has turned into ...

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