Unveiling of blue plaque in memory of Dom Valdez BEM to take place at Light Up A Life event this Christmas.
Julia Stanton, who works across Europe and America, chose Penrith Day Hospice for her latest project, which involved creating a series of oil paintings of hospice patients.
Work is well underway at the site of St Wilfrid’s Hospice new ‘dreambuilding’ project in Bosham, with plans to start building from July 2017.
Children’s author Judith Kerr has said people over the age of 75 should keep a ‘do not resuscitate’ sign next to them to spare their family the anxiety of deciding what to do regarding their death.
BBC Radio 4: The Eddie Mair Interview
A recent interview with Radio 4’s Steve Hewlett about being diagnosed with cancer prompted a doctor in Liverpool to share his experience of giving bad news to patients.
The Guardian would like to know what death means to you. Why do you think some people find it difficult to talk about death? What do you think it means to ‘die well’?
By Dr Steven Walker, director of a medical education and communication company based in London and Berlin.
GeriPal’s inaugural podcast episode titled ‘Bed Alarms’. The first in a series of podcasts on all things geriatrics, hospice, and palliative care.
Marie Curie blog
This year, Marie Curie nurse Florence Cameron retired from nursing after an incredible 52 years of service.
Cancer Research UK blog
New figures estimate that by the year 2035, half a million people could be diagnosed with cancer each year in the UK. So what’s behind this staggering figure? It’s a complex picture. And – crucially – there are ways we could stop the number of cases of cancer ever reaching this much.