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2008-08-21 06:01:02

WHEN Jean Crawford was battling lung cancer she had an important wish - to be able to die at home with her family around her. Thanks to the help and support she received from Marie Curie Cancer Care, her GP and district nurses, the 89-year-old was able to leave hospital and spend the last weeks of her life at home in Gairloch, Wester Ross. But Mrs Crawford's family realise they were very lucky in receiving such care and support after a report found wide variations in access to...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).