17/05/16: The air feels soft and warm on my exposed skin. The sunlight hovers like a firefly just outside of my window inviting me to kick off my duvet, so I do. 1,402 more words
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A judge tasked with deciding whether six-year-old cancer sufferer, Oshin Kiszko, should receive further treatment against his parents’ wishes has acknowledged his decision will set a precedent for future cases.
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Dr Shane O’Hanlon is a consultant geriatrician with a special interest in surgical liaison and cancer care for older people. He tweets @drohanlon
As geriatricians seem ever thinly spread, the possibility of us providing input to the population of older people with cancer seems challenging – especially when you consider that a majority of cancer diagnoses and deaths occur in the over 65s. 554 more words