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terminally ill

adjective incurable, in extremis, in final stages, in terminus, near an end, seriously ill, termiially diseased
See also: in extremis
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With respect to the quality of life and palliative care, the health authority must adopt, within the framework of the resources available for such purposes in the Budget Law of each year, the measures tending to promote access to palliative care for all persons in a situation of terminal illness. The project was reported to the Senate Hall on Tuesday, July 23 of this year.
As well as the nursing service, a reflective Mr Simpson also heard about the Marie Curie information and support service which provides "free clinical information and practical, emotional and bereavement support for anyone affected by terminal illness".
PEOPLE dying of terminal illnesses are being forced to attend work capability assessments if they have been given more than six months to live.
Marie Curie's helpline provides free and confidential emotional support about any aspect of terminal illness, as well as offering help with bereavement.
Held every March, the appeal calls on people to donate and wear one of the charity's daffodil pins to help fund vital care and support for people living with a terminal illness.
Petitioners, who had argued that people have the right to die with dignity if they are suffering from a terminal illness, hailed the judgment.
"This is to symbolise the light Marie Curie nurses bring to people when they are living with a terminal illness."
All funds raised from Treecycling went towards Birmingham St Mary's Hospice, which provides vital care and support to local families living with terminal illness across Birmingham and Sandwell.
The annual event generated PS167,000 which is equal to 547 hours of care at the Marie Curie Hospice in Solihull which helps those with a terminal illness and their families.
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MARIE Curie is looking to recruit volunteers to join the new Newcastle Hospice Fundraising Group in a bid to support the team and help raise vital funds for people living with a terminal illness and their families.
Our volunteers have taken part in lots of collections in their stores and our information and advice service have provided training for pharmacy staff to help customers who have been or are affected by terminal illness.

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