Elderly patients are still given ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ orders against their or their families’ wishes

A knock on the door was the first time Lucy Jeal realised the National Health Service had plans for her death. She had just enjoyed an early lunch of two lamb chops and roast potatoes when she was disturbed by the unexpected visitor soon after midday. She got up from her favourite chair to let … Read more Elderly patients are still given ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ orders against their or their families’ wishes

Elderly patients are still given ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ orders against their or their families’ wishes

A knock on the door was the first time Lucy Jeal realised the National Health Service had plans for her death. She had just enjoyed an early lunch of two lamb chops and roast potatoes when she was disturbed by the unexpected visitor soon after midday. She got up from her favourite chair to let … Read more Elderly patients are still given ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ orders against their or their families’ wishes

Families face council tax rise of more than £100 to fund social care and police forces 

Families face council tax rise of more than £100 to fund social care and police forces Town halls will be able to increase council tax by whopping 5 per cent next year Chancellor Rishi Sunak made the announcement on in Parliament on Wednesday The measure is intended to help fund local social care and police … Read more Families face council tax rise of more than £100 to fund social care and police forces 

Families face council tax rise of more than £100 to fund social care and police forces 

Families face council tax rise of more than £100 to fund social care and police forces Town halls will be able to increase council tax by whopping 5 per cent next year Chancellor Rishi Sunak made the announcement on in Parliament on Wednesday The measure is intended to help fund local social care and police … Read more Families face council tax rise of more than £100 to fund social care and police forces 

Danger for families with secret high cholesterol 

Katie Cronin’s sudden death from a heart attack aged just 21 left her shocked family asking one question: why? An administrative apprentice for BT, Katie had so much to look forward to Katie Cronin’s sudden death from a heart attack aged just 21 left her shocked family asking one question: why? An administrative apprentice for … Read more Danger for families with secret high cholesterol 

Families with child under age of one eligible to form support bubble

Families with a child under the age of one will be allowed to link up with another household under new relaxation of rules that will benefit PM and partner Carrie Symonds Boris Johnson set out plans for ending lockdown and moving back to tier system New measures, effective from Dec 2, will include broadening of … Read more Families with child under age of one eligible to form support bubble

Families with child under age of one eligible to form support bubble

Families with a child under the age of one will be allowed to link up with another household under new relaxation of rules that will benefit PM and partner Carrie Symonds Boris Johnson set out plans for ending lockdown and moving back to tier system New measures, effective from Dec 2, will include broadening of … Read more Families with child under age of one eligible to form support bubble

Meet the families who spend thousands of pounds a year on subscriptions

From food and booze to beauty products, entertainment and even eco-friendly loo roll, there’s very little you can’t buy on subscription these days. With just a few clicks, you can pay weekly, monthly or annually for pretty much anything to be delivered to your doorstep, phone, TV or tablet. In fact, stuck at home for … Read more Meet the families who spend thousands of pounds a year on subscriptions

Tyler Perry helps out those in need by donating Thanksgiving food for 5,000 families in Atlanta

Lines of cars stretched for miles in Atlanta on Sunday as nearby residents lined up to get free Thanksgiving meals donated by Tyler Perry. The actor and billionaire was donating boxes full of supplies for the holiday to those in need, along with gift cards, Fox 5 in Atlanta reported. The 51-year-old Medea star capped … Read more Tyler Perry helps out those in need by donating Thanksgiving food for 5,000 families in Atlanta

Bereaved relatives of Covid victims warn families against reuniting for Christmas

Relatives grieving the death of loved ones from Covid-19 have warned families against reuniting for Christmas even if the Government allows it. Health Secretary Matt Hancock suggested on Friday that families would be able to spend ‘that cherished Christmas with your family as much as possible’, but added that social distancing would still be required … Read more Bereaved relatives of Covid victims warn families against reuniting for Christmas