Posts Tagged "Terminal"

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Guest Article: On Assisted Dying

Dr Ros Taylor DL MBE, Hospice Director at The Hospice of St Francis in Berkhamsted shares her views on Assisted Dying; challenges our natural fear of suffering and sheds light on...
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The ‘H’ Word

June 26, 2014
Eamonn
Even before I saw the Hospice I had fantasised my escape. I would need to ‘requisition’ a motorcycle, and like Steve McQueen in the Great Escape I would launch myself...
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WTF?!

April 28, 2014
Eamonn
Considering my physical condition, people often tell me how well they think I am doing psychologically, and that they don’t know how they would cope if they were given the...
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The Cancer Club

The Cancer Club

April 3, 2014
Eamonn
When I started this website it was supposed to be about diverse and interesting articles on intellectual topics that generated passionate but respectful debate; but what have you got? A...
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The Fuckit List

Last year as I hit my preliminary expiry date, (before developing my own little virtual mind dump on the internet), I asked my Facebook friends for some advice on one...
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The Good Delusion

February 14, 2014
Eamonn
I have a secret. I have been wrestling with divulging this secret for a while now. After a titanic mental struggle, and maybe because, like the tramp’s sandwich board says,...
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Skyfall

February 6, 2014
Eamonn
Welcome to Eamonn’s curiously Bond themed Cancer 101 session. You know when you go on a training course and before you start the person in authority goes through the ‘housekeeping’....
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Terminal Velocity

January 22, 2014
Eamonn
In 1669, seven years after his death, Pensées, a collection of ideas by the great French mathematician Blaise Pascal was published. The most famous of these ideas was Pascal’s application...
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Thank You Tim Minchin and Thank You God

My recent post Terminal Velocity covers many of the issues raised by the unbelievably talented musician and comedian Tim Minchin here during his concert with the Heritage Orchestra at the...
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On Luck

In 1988 an effervescent curly haired Australian pop starlet seared an irrevocable musical brand into our consciousness when she hopefully declared that “She should be so lucky. Lucky, lucky, lucky...
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