UK – BBC News
Scientists have figured out how to brew morphine using the same kit used to make beer at home.
Canada – Hospital News
The experience of dementia can often be painful not only for those living with dementia, but also for their family and friends. Because dementia disrupts the cognitive abilities of these individuals, it can make it difficult for clinicians and caregivers to deliver care that meets the needs of these patients.
UK – The Guardian
The fact that one million people have become Dementia Friends is excellent, but it remains to be seen how they are changing attitudes and understanding
US – WBUR
In order to facilitate and advance this difficult conversation, we must first change the very words we use to discuss cancer.
ehospice International Children’s edition
The Portuguese League Against Cancer has organised the very first Portuguese Paediatric Palliative Care Meeting which will be held this October in Lisbon.
Irish primary school teachers, for the first time, can avail of a new online resource to help them support bereaved children in their class.