Terminally Ill

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Name: Terminally Ill
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Let's make modern life more bearable for the elderly

On March 29, Anne – we know only her first name – killed herself because she was fed up with modern life. She was 89 and not terminally ill – just terminally sick of email and irritated by the rise of ready-meals. She fretted about the environment and ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - 1 hour ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Assisted suicide is a humane choice

Did you know that the average amount of terminally ill patients who die in pain is 55 percent? That's a little over half. Euthanasia can help these patients end their lives without suffering great pain. Euthanasia, also known as assisted suicide, comes ... [Published Capital City Weekly - 1 hour ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

World's most haunted island goes up for sale – but who would dare buy it?

A VENETIAN island described as one of the world's most haunted places is set to go on sale next month.EVIL: The island of Poveglia, seen through these trees, in Venice is up for sale in a desperate attempt to raise money [GETTY]Poveglia, a tiny, uninhabited ... [Published Daily Star - 16 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Candidate for Governor Proposing 'Death With Dignity' Law

Updated: Wednesday, April 16 2014, 04:03 PM EDTGubernatorial candidate Delegate Heather Mizeur is proposing a "death with dignity" law, which would make it legal for physicians to prescribe lethal doses of drugs to terminally ill, mentally competent ... [Published FOX 45 WBFF - 14 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Mizeur calls for legal physician-assisted suicide

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Del. Heather Mizeur wants to legalize physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients in Maryland.Click to Continue » ... [Published South Carolina State - 16 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Children's charity founder injured in Arctic sledding incident

Avril Mills outside the Ice Hotel in SwedenAn arctic trek has ended in injury for the founder of a children’s charity.Avril Mills, founder of The Dream Factory based in Hainault, returned from a seven-day trip where temperatures reached minus 25 Celsius, ... [Published This is Local London - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

No Voting Help for Terminally Ill in State

A terminally-ill woman, who has never missed a chance to vote, will not be able to exercise her franchise this time. “Elections are in my blood,” 83-year-old Harriet Pais said matter-of-factly when Express met her.Thursday’s election is a huge disappointment ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

We can do more for those caring at the end

Caring for someone with a terminal illness or near the end of their life is both physically and emotionally draining.It’s something that we will all likely have to do at some point in our lives, whether it is for a family member or a friend.Recently-published ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

A calling to care

MARIE Curie's daffodil appeal springs into action every March - and as this year's donation is tallied and totalled - the Chronicle took time to speak with one Marie Curie nurse who has worked helping terminally ill patients with end of life care for ... [Published Ballymoney Chronicle - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Dan’s crusade: Cancer victim launches campaign to legalise medical marijuana

TAMWORTH’S Lou and Lucy Haslam are dignified people thrust into an undignified hell. TAMWORTH’S Lou and Lucy Haslam are dignified people thrust into an undignified hell. They have watched on helplessly as their 24-year-old son Dan endures a torrid battle ... [Published Northern Daily Leader - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Treatment available closer to home for palliative patients

COMMUNITY nurses have welcomed the news paramedics can follow the wishes of terminally ill patients and treat them at home, with GP consent, rather than transfer them to hospital. COMMUNITY nurses have welcomed the news paramedics can follow the wishes ... [Published Batemans Bay Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ty Hafan boss dismisses claims terminally ill teenager was forced to undergo examinations and backs care director facing disciplinary hearing

Ray Hurcombe, chief executive of the children's hospice, said a teenage girl wasn't forced against her will to have an examinationThe boss of Ty Hafan has dismissed claims a terminally ill teenager was forced to undergo examinations against her will in ... [Published Wales Online - Apr 15 2014]

Quotes

"To him, being in hospital is normal. It’s not fair that one little boy has had to endure so much."
...Finally, I believe all patients eligible for assisted suicide should have access to hospice care and the choice of assisted suicide. Hawking says, "I think those who have a terminal illness and are in great pain should have the right to choose to end their lives and those who help them should be freefree of prosecution."
"It wasn't something I felt comfortable saying to someone face to face, otherwise I'd make it more morbid than it needed to be."

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Lakshminath Panging dead [Published Assam Tribune - 13 hours ago]
Candidate for Governor Proposing 'Death With Di... [Published FOX 45 WBFF - 14 hours ago]
Mizeur calls for legal physician-assisted suicide [Published South Carolina State - 16 hours ago]
World's most haunted island goes up for sale – ... [Published Daily Star - 16 hours ago]
Mizeur calls for legal physician-assisted suicide [Published FOX WTTG Washington - 16 hours ago]
Employer’s challenge to caregiving employee’s r... [Published CCH Business & Corporate Compliance - 16 hours ago]
6 years after Alabama law released prison inmat... [Published al.com - 17 hours ago]
Children's charity founder injured in Arctic sl... [Published This is Local London - 17 hours ago]
This for-lease Venetian island comes complete w... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 18 hours ago]
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Three flight attendants cut loose on a layover ... [Published Chicago Reader - 18 hours ago]
Gubernatorial Candidate Heather Mizeur Pushes F... [Published WJZ - 18 hours ago]
‘World’s Most Haunted Island’ For Sale In Italy... [Published International Business Times - 18 hours ago]
500 eggs donated for children's charity Easter ... [Published East London & West Essex Guardian Series - 19 hours ago]
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This for-lease Venetian island comes complete w... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 18 hours ago]
The leasehold of a Venetian island described as one of the most haunted places in Italy is to be auctioned next month as the state desperately seeks to raise revenue. Poveglia, a small, uninhabited island in the Venice lagoon, minutes from St. Mark’s ...
Sad news: A Burzynski success story is gone [Re... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 16 2014]
I’m depressed as I write this, because I have some very sad news to relate to you. It appears that Laura Hymas died on Sunday morning . I learned this on Twitter yesterday from a source I trust , not to mention from mentions on Ben Hymas’s Facebook ...
WNU #1216 : Chilean Water Activist to Be Jailed... [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Apr 15 2014]
Issue #1216, April 13, 2014 1. Chile: Water Activist to Be Jailed for “Slander” 2. Argentina: General Strike Targets Fernández Policies 3. Mexico: HP Fined in Latest Pemex Scandal 4. Cuba: Did USAID KO Deal for Gross Release? 5. Links to alternative ...
Charli XCX Goes “Boom” On The Fault In Our Star... [Published TIME.com - Apr 12 2014]
Charli XCX is currently in the middle of something resembling a punk-rock makeover , but the songwriter behind Icona Pop’s ubiquitous “I Love It” sounds just like her old self on a new song from The Fault in Our Stars soundtrack. “Boom Clap,” which ...
Federal Judge Orders Indiana To Recognize Termi... [Published Think Progress - Apr 10 2014]
Amy Sandler and Niki Quasney CREDIT: Lambda Legal A federal judge in Indiana has ordered the state to immediately recognize the marriage of Amy Sandler and Niki Quasney, who have been together for 13 years, married last year in Massachusetts, and ...
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Beyonce Performs ‘Survivor' For Terminally Ill ... [Published Mefeedia Video Tag : canc - Dec 27 2013]
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SEC Announces Charges Against Brokers, Adviser,... [Published SEC US Press Releases - Mar 13 2014]
Brentwood Attorney Daniel Balaban Honored for H... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 22 2013]
Hospice Care Fraud - Fleecing the Government on... [Published PR Newswire - Aug 01 2013]
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