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Pain relief plea for terminally ill

Some terminally ill patients are suffering unnecessarily because of poor access to pain control at home, according to a leading health charity.

Some terminally ill patients are suffering unnecessarily because of poor access to pain control at home, according to a leading health charity.

A report for Marie Curie Cancer Care highlights what it calls "terrifying" delays for prescriptions, and carers feeling "abandoned".

Sophie Hutchinson reports.

  • 09 Mar
  • From the section Health