Government urged to develop national strategy on end-of-life issues – Irish Times


Irish Times

Government urged to develop national strategy on end-of-life issues
Irish Times
The Government has been urged to develop a national strategy on palliative care, end-of-life issues and bereavement to include both health and non-health areas of public policy. Publishing its pre-budget submission on Thursday, the Irish Hospice …

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End-of-life care: when CPR is wrong – Irish Times


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End-of-life care: when CPR is wrong
Irish Times
The modern intensive care unit offers a wide range of life support mechanisms so that even the sickest person with multi-organ failure can be kept alive. Parallel to this, the media, and television in particular, has removed any veil of secrecy that

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‘End-of-life’ vehicle scheme Elves opened in Athlone – Irish Times


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'End-of-life' vehicle scheme Elves opened in Athlone
Irish Times
A new industry-funded scheme to recycle “end-of-life” vehicles has been set up by Minister for Environment Denis Naughten. The scheme will be known as Elves, end of life vehicle environmental scheme, and will operate like the Weee scheme for recycling …

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Tireless worker who helped raise €11m for end of life care given … – Irish Independent


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Tireless worker who helped raise €11m for end of life care given …
Irish Independent
Ted Moynihan has dedicated more than a quarter of a century to looking after the welfare of cancer patients.

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Planning for end-of-life issues – Irish Times

Planning for end-of-life issues
Irish Times
(Business, March 22nd) raises many interesting points about attitudes to dying, death and bereavement and the whole population effect of dealing with our mortality. Healthcare costs increase towards the end of life with proximity to death, rather than

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Church must show initiative on ‘end-of-life’ issues, says Archbishop – Irish Times


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Church must show initiative on 'end-of-life' issues, says Archbishop
Irish Times
In his first presidential address to his church's general synod since his appointment, the Most Rev Dr Richard Clarke stressed the need to speak “compassionately, intelligently and spiritually” on what he called end-of-life issues. Without specifically
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