Senior judge sets out ‘presumption in favour’ of involving patients in life-or-death decisions – as he discloses that 80% of those who die in British hospitals do so after doctors have been ordered not to attempt resuscitation.
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Noah’s Ark Hospice in Barnet is taking part in the We Care 24/7 campaign launched by Together for Short Lives to coincide with this year’s Children’s Hospice Week.
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A new wing at Bradford’s Marie Cure Hospice has been officially opened.
A mother with terminal cancer has moved into the same nursing home as her severely disabled daughter so she can spend her dying days with her.
The government has rejected a recommendation from the Business, Innovation and Skills select committee that the blanket reduction of 80% relief be changed.
Charities that sign up for the new generic top-level domain, .ngo, will be able to collect donations via their directory page.