Jack Fell Down

The following is a story I wrote a few years back, when I was still practicing as an ER doctor. Clearly, the palliative care/hospice perspective was coming through even then. Last night I helped a family make a very difficult decision.  It was obviously the hardest decision they had ever made, and it was my … Continued

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Have The Difficult Conversations Now, While You Still Can

I was recently involved in a case that demonstrated how critically important it is to talk with your loved ones about what you would (or wouldn’t) want if you became ill or injured and couldn’t make decisions on your own. Accidents happen and illness can strike anyone, at any age.  Setting aside some time to … Continued

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