North West Evening Mail
St Mary’s Hospice has been left almost £100,000 by a former Furness teacher who died in a crash in Australia.
Overgate Hospice will feature in pivotal scenes in the much-anticipated second series of Happy Valley.
Manchester Evening News
An independent panel is to be set up to carry out a review of the way Bury Hospice has been run.
The Irish News
A Derry-based project is challenging communities to take a proactive approach to supporting people nearing the ends of their lives.
Only 3% of over-80s survive CPR and 1.9% of secondary cancer patients. It’s time we doctors stopped meddling and let such patients die with dignity.
They are not medical experts, but they work alongside NHS staff in hospices or the community to help patients take control over their final days.
On World Cancer Day, UK figures show a 10% fall in cancer deaths in a decade – but types of disease which can be fuelled by lifestyle factors have seen a sharp increase.
Bereavement services for families whose babies are stillborn or die shortly after birth are “not good enough”, a government health minister has said.
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