Bromsgrove Standard: Coverage of inquest of Mrs Nicola McNougher

Two articles, yesterday, from the Bromsgrove Standard, the first covering the inquest of Mrs Nicola McNougher, who died in Switzerland, in May; the second from the Worcestershire ME Support Group.

The Bromsgrove Standard
4 September 2008
Lucy Thomson

Illness causes mum to take her life

“A Barnt Green woman travelled to Switzerland to end her own life using the assisted suicide method which is legal over there, an inquest heard.

Nicola Caroline McNougher, 43, was diagnosed with Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME) after suffering a number of other debilitating illnesses which caused her severe and chronic pain, said Worcestershire Coroner Geraint Williams…”

Read full article here


The Bromsgrove Standard
4 September 2008
Tristan Harris

Calls for more investment into ME

“The chairman of the Worcestershire ME Support Group Ian Logan has called for more funding for research into the debilitating illness. It comes just days after the inquest into the death of Bromsgrove ME sufferer Nicola McNougher who travelled to Switzerland to take her own life, using the country’s legal ‘assisted suicide’ system, after the condition got too much for her…”

Read full article here


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