Nurses have hit back against suggestions in the national media that they were leaving end of life care patients so dehydrated they were resorting to sucking water from sponges.
A new national policy on the use of CPR on terminally ill patients is expected to be published in September.
For 15 years, Richard House Children’s Hospice has been caring for east London youngsters and their families. To mark the anniversary, the Beckton hospice organised a celebration event to showcase the work it has done during that time.
Therapy rooms at St Cuthbert’s Hospice have been given a five-star makeover with new furnishings and a sophisticated sound and light system.
Dean Jackson was filmed for ITV programme Real Stories With Ranvir Singh, which aired on Thursday evening, to tell the tale of losing his beloved partner Dawn to cancer within just 18 days of diagnosis. Watch the programme on ITV Player.
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