Singapore – The Straits Times
The Rotary My Wish project was started in 2008 to fulfil the yearnings or aspirations of dying adults. To date, it has helped to fulfil the wishes of 110 adults.
Sri Lanka – APHN
This start of this clinic in Sri Lanka’s National Cancer Institute marked an important milestone in the palliative care movement in Sri Lanka.
Canada – CBC News
Quebec will go ahead with its medically assisted dying law as planned, with Quebec’s highest court to hear arguments on 18 December after province appeals suspension of right-to-die law.
The New Zealand Herald
A group opposed to euthanasia is encouraging more doctors to sign a new open letter objecting to assisted suicide.
US – Yahoo! News
Americans’ life expectancy has remained unchanged for a third straight year, following decades in which it had steadily risen, according to government statistics published Wednesday.
After a terminal cancer diagnosis, Helen Andrews is surprised to find herself ‘still here’ and preparing for Christmas.
Together for Short Lives has published a new addition to its series of family factsheets, entitled ‘Talking with your child about their life-limiting condition’.