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Dear Life by Rachel Clarke review

A medic’s heartbreaking personal account of the loss of her father, and of witnessing the courage of the critically ill. Part-way through this memoir of hospice medicine and living with loss, Rachel Clarke lists a few troubling ideas she prefers to avoid thinking about: global warming, far-right populism, email overload, menopause, declining numbers of bees and, of [...]

By |2020-02-13T11:14:25+11:00February 13th, 2020|News|0 Comments

In their own words. GenZ talks about social media, FOMO and being disconnected

What indicators predict existential distress amongst teenagers? Are there implications for palliative care practitioners working with them? Just as demographic shifts are significant at the upper end of the age bell-curve, so too are existential shifts significant amongst the GenZ. The GenZs, born 1995-2009, are tech savvy and have been raised in a world that [...]

By |2017-11-02T12:26:13+11:00November 2nd, 2017|News|0 Comments