South Wales Argus
St David’s Hospice Care is to create a new 15-bed state-of-the-art in-patient unit at its site in Newport.
A six week course for men recovering from prostate cancer will be launched at Peace Hospice Care’s Starlight Centre in Watford later this year.
A proud Cornishman has shared a moving story about his late wife as part of a project run by Cornwall Hospice Care.
Marie Curie blog
Laura Middleton-Green, lecturer at the School of Nursing at the University of Bradford, will be speaking at the forthcoming Marie Curie research conference on the growing role of Twitter in health education and research.
Sue Ryder blog
Sue Ryder were in Westminster last week to talk to MPs about its ‘Dying doesn’t work 9 to 5’ campaign and encourage them to sign up to an Early Day Motion (EDM) on the campaign.
Charities could get 10-year contracts to help deliver NHS services if Labour wins the general election, the shadow health secretary Andy Burnham has said.
The Institute of Fundraising and the Hospice Lotteries Association are among organisations calling for more liberal regulation for society lotteries.
Palliative care appears to be an area of practice where providers are particularly vulnerable to caregiver fatigue.
ehospice International children’s edition
In the latest ICPCN blog, nurse and communication officer for the International Society for Nurses in Cancer Care in Caneroon looks at the consequences of unexpressed grief in the society in which he lives.