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How Not to Die!

How Not to Die. Angelo Volandes’s low-tech, high-empathy plan to revolutionize end-of-life care. Jonathan Rauch. DR. Angelo Volandes is making a film that he believes will change the way you die. The studio is his living room in Newton, Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston; the control panel is his laptop; the camera crew is a […]

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Disability Now – Podcast -The Liverpool Care Pathway, The Undateables and Malcolm Brabant

Paul Carter and Sophie Partridge discuss the Liverpool Care Pathway, the end-of-life treatment which led to people being drugged and deprived of fluids and the Channel 4 series The Undateables which follows disabled people in their quest for a date. Paul also talks to Malcolm Brabant who experienced psychosis after receiving an inoculation against yellow […]

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A proper Charlie

A RESPONSE TO THE DEBATE ABOUT ASSISTED SUICIDE 15th MAY 2013 I love wandering around grave yards, always have. What would my epitaph be? Disabled overnight at 38 it could be ‘grateful for the love.’ I’ve definitely failed in the gratitude stakes. We’d all like to be thought of as a good person who leaves […]

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