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“Life is what happens when you are busy making other plans” – my tribute to my dear friend Lindsay

I chose this title, taken from the song ‘Beautiful Boy’,  because I remember vividly how completely gutted I was when John Lennon died. I remember the stuffy senior manager at work who thought I was on another planet. It just … Continue reading

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How are you supposed to feel?

How are you supposed to feel When your best friend dies Of cancer. I don’t know how to feel It doesn’t feel real Empty inside I cannot hide The pain. Never again will we laugh and chat About this and … Continue reading

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In the shoes of a GP… reflecting on End Of Life care

Last week’s blog by Chris Roberts, who lives with younger onset dementia, has attracted a lot of interest. It just shows how important it is to hear from experts by experience – people courageous enough to share their stories. People helping … Continue reading

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