Terminally Ill

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Name: Terminally Ill
First reported 35 mins ago - Updated 35 mins ago - 1 reports

Patient Deaths Raise Questions About Lethal Doses In Hospice

The Washington Post examines the deaths of some hospice patients who were not close to death but who received large doses of powerful pain-killers.The Washington Post : As More Hospices Enroll Patients Who Aren't Dying, Questions About Lethal Doses A ... [Published Kaiser Health News - 35 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

First Edition: August 22, 2014

Understanding neuron development: an interview with Dr. Brock Grill, The Scripps Research InstituteRace and ethnicity influence outcomes of patients with motor complete SCIResearchers develop novel way to use a laser to improve lives of many diabetes ... [Published News-Medical.Net - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Awards boost for horse sanctuary

REMUS Horse Sanctuary received a timely boost of £500 after being runner-up at the recent Heart of Essex Awards.Remus, based in Ingatestone, entered the awards in May petitioning for funds to create a wheelchair accessible toilet at the sanctuary.The ... [Published Chelmsford Weekly News - 2 hours ago]
Entities: horse, Terminally Ill, Gaala
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Kind strangers send terminally ill girl more than 850 gifts after touching request for a birthday card goes viral

Published:Most children have birthday wishlists as long as their arms but all Alejandrina Najera, from Texas, wanted for her 10th birthday was a single card from her parents.But after Alejandrina's request went viral, the little girl, who suffers from ... [Published Mail Online UK - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Letter: People with disabilities at risk from assisted suicide measures

In its editorial "Death with dignity for the terminally ill proposal includes critical safeguards" (Aug. 10),The Times' assurances that the Death with Dignity for the Terminally Ill Act (A2270) has safeguards is not very reassuring to those of us with ... [Published New Jersey Online - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Vintage event pulls in the cash

MORE than £200 was raised for Marie Curie in a vintage inspired afternoon tea event.Residents from Callow Hill enjoyed tea and cakes and a selection of retro clothing at the village hall last Saturday (August 9).A total of £205 was raised for the cancer ... [Published Redditch Standard - 4 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Terminally ill girl gets puppy after scam>

A terminally ill girl now has a puppy after her mother tried to buy one from an online ad, but was scammed instead.Arwyn Hamilton-Traer, 5, cannot see and cannot speak."We've watched her slip away a piece at a time in front of our eyes," said her mother, ... [Published KABC Los Angeles - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 14 reports

Campaign calls for law change as 'suicide tourism' rises

Right to die campaigners are calling for a change in the law after it was revealed that one in five people who go to Switzerland for an assisted suicide are British.Supporters say a big increase in so-called "suicide tourism" shows that terminally ill ... [Published itv.com - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Nurse takes in scores of sick cats

A 45-year-old nurse has turned her home into a hospice for cats with feline leukaemia, scattering it with scores of feeding dishes and at least two dozen litter boxes.At her job, Maria Torero cares for sick human beings, while at her two-storey, eight-room ... [Published Jersey Evening Post - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

‘Terminally ill’ teacher transfer cases to be re-examined

22:40 IST Taking note of teachers seeking transfer on fake medical grounds, the Department of Public Instruction will now re-examine the medical records of all the 492 teachers who obtained transfer under the ‘terminally ill’ category.The Hindu on Wednesday ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

A Charity Is Providing Weddings For Terminally Ill People And It's Hugely Moving

There are some lovely people in the world. Let’s give these guys a hand if we can. This is the wedding video of Aimee and Joe, both 26 years old, from Wrexham. vimeo.com Aimee has stomach cancer. She's asked the doctors not to tell her how long she ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Marie Curie calls for investigation into denial of free personal care for terminally ill

As reported by BBC Scotland (and other sources) Andy Masterton, who is in the final stages of motor neurone disease, was denied free personal care by East Ayrshire Council.The Council said they would only provide free care for people under 65 years old ... [Published EHospice - Aug 20 2014]

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"We are pleased the CQC has listened to our recommendations on the new regulatory framework. We welcome this move to postpone its introduction, which highlights the CQC’s commitment to ensuring that the new regulatory system works effectively for hospices."
...from Harvard and the University of Massachusetts report in the most recent issue of Health Affairs, those downward trends took a U-turn in 2009. "Things improved after Part D, continued to improve for a few years, and then reversed" she said in an interview (Span, 8/21)
In its editorial "Death with dignity for the terminally ill proposal includes critical safeguards" (Aug. 10),The Times' assurances that the Death with Dignity for the Terminally Ill Act (A2270) has safeguards is not very reassuring to those of us with...

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Patient Deaths Raise Questions About Lethal Dos... [Published Kaiser Health News - 35 mins ago]
Charity forced to move table after centre state... [Published Winsford Guardian - 41 mins ago]
CQC’s new approach for hospice inspections to b... [Published EHospice - 42 mins ago]
August Bank Holiday 2014 – six of the best TV s... [Published Metro.co.uk - 53 mins ago]
Bank Holiday Cusworth Music Festival cancelled [Published Thorne & District Gazette - 1 hour ago]
First Edition: August 22, 2014 [Published News-Medical.Net - 1 hour ago]
Naked man scales Kilimanjaro for Worcester hospice [Published Ludlow Advertiser - 2 hours ago]
Awards boost for horse sanctuary [Published Chelmsford Weekly News - 2 hours ago]
Kind strangers send terminally ill girl more th... [Published Mail Online UK - 2 hours ago]
Letter: People with disabilities at risk from a... [Published New Jersey Online - 3 hours ago]
Vintage event pulls in the cash [Published Redditch Standard - 4 hours ago]
A super way to raise money for hospice [Published Derbyshire Times - 5 hours ago]
Suicide tourism Switzerland: Assisted suicide ... [Published Examiner.com - 5 hours ago]
Police observe ‘Women’s Month’ [Published South Coast Herald - 6 hours ago]
A suicide note that should be read by everyone [Published Globe and Mail - 6 hours ago]
Mangalore: KMC hosts certificate programme on p... [Published Daijiworldcom - 7 hours ago]
High Dam fire leaves two homeless in Mount Sina... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - 8 hours ago]
Compassionate care earns staffers top peer awards [Published NWI Times - 8 hours ago]
Filmmaker Caryn Hayes Talks Short Film Clean Ha... [Published Huffington Post - 9 hours ago]
Mangalore: Dr Becker from Germany to Train Doct... [Published Mangalorean - 9 hours ago]
Local towns warming to medical marijuana [Published The Herald News - 10 hours ago]
Local Teen with Serious Illness Shows Improvement [Published WTOK-TV - 10 hours ago]
CANNABIS ISLAND: The fight to be our marijuana ... [Published NEWS.com.au - 11 hours ago]
Medicare Part D Plans Burdened by Hospice Payme... [Published American Journal of Managed Care - 13 hours ago]
Do Dying Patients Have a Right to Try Experimen... [Published BusinessWeek - 13 hours ago]
Terminally ill girl gets puppy after scam> [Published KABC Los Angeles - 13 hours ago]
UK Citizens are Second Largest Contributors to ... [Published International Business Times UK - 14 hours ago]
UPDATE: Updyke Not Coming to Mobile for Charity... [Published WPMI - 15 hours ago]
Benefits cheat who owes the taxpayer almost £17... [Published Mirror.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
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Dozens of Brits Use Swiss Suicide Clinics [Published Breitbart Feed - 23 hours ago]
Figures released today have shown that dozens of Brits are travelling to Switzerland to end their lives through assisted suicide,The  Express  reported. British people account for around a fifth of all non-Swiss nationals using euthanasia services ...
A Charity Is Providing Weddings For Terminally ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Aug 20 2014]
There are some lovely people in the world. Let’s give these guys a hand if we can. This is the wedding video of Aimee and Joe, both 26 years old, from Wrexham. vimeo.com Aimee has stomach cancer. She's asked the doctors not to tell her how long she ...
B.C. grandmother makes plea for legal options b... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 20 2014]
On Monday morning shortly before noon, Gillian Bennett dragged a foam mattress from her home on Bowen Island to one of her favourite spots on the grass, facing a craggy rock cliff, the place she had chosen to die. Bennett, who was 85 and in the early ...
Derek Miedema: Be wary of assisted dying [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 20 2014]
Dr. Brett Belchetz seems to think that legalizing assisted suicide is a no-brainer (‘ Zero progress on assisted dying ,’ Aug. 12). He says the federal government is alone in its opposition to legalized doctor-assisted suicide. He believes the slippery ...
USA TODAY flubs it big time over right-to-try l... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Aug 19 2014]
I hadn’t expected to write about this topic again so soon, but then I didn’t expect a major newspaper to have written such a boneheaded editorial about it. In a way, I hate to write this post, because USA TODAY did great things once. There, Liz Szabo ...
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Architect of Variable Annuities Scheme Agrees t... [Published SEC US Press Releases - Jul 31 2014]
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