Douglas Macmillan Hospice offers specialised care for patients over the age of 16 who are suffering from a life-limiting illness when a cure is no longer possible.
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It was the night before the Potteries Marathon, and 30 year old Sarah Hardy still didn’t know whether she was running the next day. It wasn’t injury or fear that was holding her back; it was the fact her mum Viv was being cared for at the Douglas Macmillan Hospice. “It was hard because we […]
Former Science Teacher Karen Ratcliffe was given the heartbreaking news in February 2015 that she had terminal kidney cancer. Having battled breast cancer just two years earlier, this came as a massive shock to Karen and her husband Stephen. The diagnosis turned their world upside down. “I had flu the previous November and then began […]