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#Dignity

# dignity - Saturday 9 March, 2019

'It's about creating a system that's kind': HSE piloting scheme for homeless patients in hospitals
# Dignity
# Dignity

'It's about creating a system that's kind': HSE piloting scheme for homeless patients in hospitals

Mar 9th 2019, 11:00 AM 10,286 Views 5 Comments

It comes as new stats show over 2,000 cases where a homeless person has been discharged from hospital in the past seven years.

# dignity - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Cork three-year-old waiting for wheelchair forced to spend time on the ground on all fours
# Killeagh
# Killeagh

Cork three-year-old waiting for wheelchair forced to spend time on the ground on all fours

Mar 18th 2018, 12:05 AM 30,412 Views 97 Comments

His parents say that his dignity and safety are compromised daily.

# dignity - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Ward of court system is 'inadequate, archaic and has no place in the 21st Century'
# Dignity
# Dignity

Ward of court system is 'inadequate, archaic and has no place in the 21st Century'

Jan 18th 2018, 4:00 PM 13,271 Views 6 Comments

A new report published today says there is “confusion and lack of understanding” around the whole system.

# dignity - Saturday 25 June, 2016

11 memories all Waterford people have of Dignity
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From The Daily Edge
# Dignity

11 memories all Waterford people have of Dignity

Jun 25th 2016, 1:00 PM 4,612 Views 5 Comments

(Insert “losing dignity” joke here.)

# dignity - Monday 28 December, 2015

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers
# Comfort Women
# Comfort Women

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers

Dec 28th 2015, 2:30 PM 16,241 Views 17 Comments

The Korean women were forced into military-run brothels.

# dignity - Friday 20 November, 2015

'He was traumatised': Beaumont Hospital apologises over care provided to Gerry Feeney
# Dignity
# Dignity

'He was traumatised': Beaumont Hospital apologises over care provided to Gerry Feeney

Nov 20th 2015, 11:49 AM 22,849 Views 46 Comments

His family are calling for a hospital ombudsman be set up.

# dignity - Monday 2 November, 2015

Court hears how sex worker killed by ex-soldier was a 'loving carer' to her mother
# Marie Greene
# Marie Greene

Court hears how sex worker killed by ex-soldier was a 'loving carer' to her mother

Nov 2nd 2015, 4:36 PM 20,041 Views 0 Comments

Jimmy Devaney is set to be sentenced in two week’s time.

# dignity - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Woman gives birth on board migrant boat in the Mediterranean
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Woman gives birth on board migrant boat in the Mediterranean

Oct 20th 2015, 4:19 PM 14,212 Views 116 Comments

The 25-year-old mother was making her way to Europe from Cameroon.

# dignity - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Complaints of 'failing to treat patients with dignity' against doctors have doubled
# Bad Medicine
# Bad Medicine

Complaints of 'failing to treat patients with dignity' against doctors have doubled

Jun 4th 2015, 1:08 PM 9,259 Views 24 Comments

The number of complaints against qualified doctors is down in general however.

# dignity - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Opinion: Planning for loss of mental capacity should be as automatic as making a will

Opinion: Planning for loss of mental capacity should be as automatic as making a will

Aug 10th 2014, 8:30 AM 157 Views 10 Comments

Making an advanced healthcare directive is good sense – serious illness, brain injury, accident or stroke could render any one of us incapacitated.

# dignity - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Here's how this bus could change homeless people's lives
# Lava Mae
# Lava Mae

Here's how this bus could change homeless people's lives

Jul 26th 2014, 10:15 AM 13,557 Views 15 Comments

There are over 3,500 people living on the streets in San Francisco.

# dignity - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Column: Economic rights are just as vital to a democracy as civil rights
# Irish Life
# Irish Life

Column: Economic rights are just as vital to a democracy as civil rights

Mar 4th 2014, 1:00 PM 75 Views 11 Comments

We must rail against the insidious notion that moral norms are not rights at all but, rather, privileges bestowed upon us by our kindly masters, writes Dr Tom Hickey.

# dignity - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Byrne: Help people in Irish hospitals die with dignity
# Dignity Fund
# Dignity Fund

Byrne: Help people in Irish hospitals die with dignity

Nov 13th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,746 Views 14 Comments

The Hollywood star was speaking at the launch of the Irish Hospice Foundation’s Design and Dignity Fund in the USA.

# dignity - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Poll: Do you think the law should be changed to allow for assisted suicide?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you think the law should be changed to allow for assisted suicide?

Sep 26th 2013, 9:23 AM 12,760 Views 174 Comments

A man in Canada recorded a video eight days before he died asking for the laws on assisted suicide to be changed – what’s your view?

# dignity - Monday 15 April, 2013

Column: I cried when I heard about the mobility allowance cut - I can't take any more
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I cried when I heard about the mobility allowance cut - I can't take any more

Apr 15th 2013, 7:00 PM 146 Views 54 Comments

The mobility grant gave me and my husband the chance to lead independent lives, with dignity, writes Miriam Murphy, who says this government are chipping away at the help for people with disabilities.

# dignity - Sunday 23 October, 2011

'Unwanted' Indian girls change their names in special ceremony
# Wanted
# Wanted

'Unwanted' Indian girls change their names in special ceremony

Oct 23rd 2011, 10:11 AM 3,248 Views 5 Comments

Almost 300 girls who were called Nakusa (or Unwanted) at birth have changed their names in India.