Imelda Redmond CBE

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Caring Enough for Our Future?

(0) Comments | Posted 19 July 2012 | (16:55)

The Government's White Paper 'Caring for our future' and the plethora of documents which accompanied it represent something of a double edged sword for those of us working to improve services for people in the last few days and months of life.

Viewed solely from the standpoint of terminally ill...

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So the English Do Like Talking About Death After All

(0) Comments | Posted 9 July 2012 | (00:00)

It is often said that English people do not like to talk about death. Last week's publication of the first national survey of the bereaved has gone some way to dispelling such a notion. The survey had an impressive response rate. Almost half of those who were contacted as part...

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