Health Headlines: End-of-life funding, polio and social care

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End-of-life funding - The Independent
A new funding system for end-of-life care would save millions of pounds and focus on individual patient needs, according to a government-ordered review.
New end-of-life funding plan 'fair'


Polio - The Daily Telegraph
Doctors have a 'shockingly low' awareness of a lifelong medical condition caused by polio, according to a charity, with only one in five GPs able to diagnose the affliction.
Victims of 1950s polio epidemic 'forgotten' says charity


Social care - The BBC
Ministers in England must not shy away from finding more money to fix the 'broken' social care system, the head of an independent review says.
Find more cash for 'broken' social care, ministers told



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