Comment piece stating that patients do not need protecting from their doctors, who are already doing their utmost for them and their families.
More than 1,000 working doctors, nurses and carers have written to The Daily Telegraph to defend the controversial Liverpool Care Pathway, saying it is how they themselves would wish to die.
Having discussions in advance, typically when a serious illness is diagnosed, puts people and their families in control
The Times (Paywall – subscription only)
Letter to the Editor from the Dying Matters Coalition.
Dementia is the second highest cause of death among women, figures show.
The Guardian – social care network
Care providers are challenging some of the myths about residential care through a number of new initiatives.
North Devon Gazette 24
Bideford man embarks on 15,000-mile motorcycle adventure in aid of North Devon Hospice.
St Luke’s, The Sheffield Hospice
Yorkshire Bank worker is honoured by colleagues for fundraising and volunteering for St Luke’s Hospice, Sheffield.
Oasis rockers Noel and Liam Gallagher are among the stars to have signed a guitar which will be auctioned off in aid of Claire House Children’s Hospice.