I have now had a chance to reflect on my concern over Liz Kershaw’s Sunday Times article (20th Feb), Cause of Death: the NHS (only accessible to those who to subscribe to the Times On-line). It is about her experience of how NHS medical staff treated her 87-year-old dying grandfather. She starts the piece by saying, … More Cause of Death: reaching the end of life
After announcing this morning that Nelson Mandela has been admitted into hospital for tests, BBC Radio 4 News continued by saying he was ‘not in danger.’ Much loved though he is, Nelson Mandela is 92, and as far I am aware, not immortal. Clearly his body is beginning to pack up, and he is getting … More Mandela not in danger! Of what? Dying in his nineties?