Gloria Hunniford blasts NHS end-of-life plans for the over-75s – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

Gloria Hunniford blasts NHS end-of-life plans for the over-75s
Express.co.uk
But Hunniford launched a bitter broadside at the plans – and said she would not want a “do not resuscitate” rule because she loves life too much – just like her late daughter Caron. Appearing on ITVs' Loose Women yesterday she said: “My fundamental …

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Charity calls for more choice for end of life care – ITV News


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Charity calls for more choice for end of life care
ITV News
The NHS could save millions of pounds if the majority of people who died of a terminal illness in hospital did so at home as most wished to do, a charity have said. Marie Curie said people are being denied the choice to die in their homes because of
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Charities in end-of-life care plea – Belfast Telegraph


Belfast Telegraph

Charities in end-of-life care plea
Belfast Telegraph
All the main political parties have made some kind of commitment to improve choice at the end of life and to support more people to die at home, but Marie Curie – representing a coalition of other charities – said whoever comes into power in the next …
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Discuss end-of-life decisions while you’re still healthy – Baltimore Sun


Baltimore Sun

Discuss end-of-life decisions while you're still healthy
Baltimore Sun
We recently started a community conversation regarding the use of advanced directives in Howard County, so Jason Lieborwitz's recent commentary "Don't wait until it's too late to discuss your medical care" (April 22) was a very timely read.

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How death midwives are changing end-of-life care – CBC.ca


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How death midwives are changing end-of-life care
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said McGill. "So we worked through the fears and then transformed that into what would be the most honouring, the most beautiful picture at the very end of his life. Who would be there, what would it look like." Death midwifery is a new practice here

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Physicians Report Barriers to Successful End-of-Life Conversations – AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

Physicians Report Barriers to Successful End-of-Life Conversations
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Nearly all doctors reported barriers to conducting effective end-of-life (EOL) conversations with patients, and most felt that it was especially difficult to discuss with patients of a different ethnicity, according to researchers from Stanford

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Making your end-of-life wishes known – 13WMAZ


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Making your end-of-life wishes known
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The idea of providing end-of-life instructions about the medical treatment we want isn't new for people who are seriously ill. But health care professionals also want us to have "the conversation" with our families and doctors before then — when we're

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Advance directives and end-of-life care: The conversation no one wants to have – FierceHealthcare

Advance directives and end-of-life care: The conversation no one wants to have
FierceHealthcare
During the ride home, I carefully brought up the service and asked my husband what he thought about it, suggesting that perhaps we should have the discussion that no one ever wants to have or think about: Funeral plans and, most importantly, end-of

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The future of end-of-life care – Minnesota Public Radio News


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The future of end-of-life care
Minnesota Public Radio News
… Director of Symptom Management, Pain and Quality of Life Clinic at Mayo. As America's population ages, more family members must confront the realities related to end-of-life care. Two physicians and a bioethics expert joined MPR News' Kerri Miller

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Our Views: Start conversation on end-of-life care at Thursday program – Gazettextra

Our Views: Start conversation on end-of-life care at Thursday program
Gazettextra
The goal is to consider tough decisions about end-of-life care and detail your wishes. A 73-year-old Janesville man did just that. As he told reporter Gina Duwe in Monday's Gazette, he worked with Kelly Fehrenbacher, a Mercy hospice and palliative care …

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