A granddaughter reflects 'As someone who has seen the ugliness of a slow demise, I reject the notion that dignity can be measured by the level of pain or the speed in which the individual dies'
'Surprised to wake up' A man from Inverness, living with MS, put off his plans to have an assisted suicide in Switzerland when he was made aware of support available
On her husband's assisted suicide Debbie Binner says 'Campaigners for assisted dying underestimate how terrible it is for those of us left behind... I didn't care what state he was or might be in, he was my husband'
MPs' speeches: personal stories MPs make clear that the issues surrounding end of life care and decisions are as real for them as for all, with moving and often passionate contributions from all sides of the House
MND & hospice: did you know? Hospice care is most often associated with illnesses like cancer, but a series of personal accounts published to mark MND Awareness Month show their potential goes much further