The parents of a baby with a rare condition have spoken of the “irreplaceable” support provided by Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice.
Express & Star
Australian comic Adam Hills has raised funds for Compton Hospice, after being contacted by a woman whose mother was cared for there in her final days.
Bob Wayne describes his trip to Addis Ababa, where his sister, a palliative care specialist, and brother-in-law, a GP, are involved in Hospice Ethiopia.
Milton Keynes Citizen
A rotary club has raised £34,000 to buy Willen Hospice a specially-adpated minibus called Hazel’s ambulance in memory of a member’s wife.
Stoke Sentinel columnist Dave Blackhurst calls for improvements to end of life care, citing the care received by his mother as an example of what good care looks like.
Sue Ryder blog
We at Wheatfields Hospice are getting ready to make sure this Mother’s Day is special for all the mums in our care. Our staff will be working hard to ensure the day is filled with happy memories loved ones can treasure for years to come.
Willem Scholten writes about an article he wrote with Jack E Henningfield on the ‘opioid overdose death epidemic’ in which they challenged the usual view of an epidemic for which pain patients are to blame.
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