Deborah Masters and Matthew Carney from ABC Four Corners documented the work of a small group of health care professionals who have made death their life’s work. Listen out for Dr Chye’s words to dying patients “I can’t cure you. But I will look after you. I will walk with you.”Continue reading »
October is Mental Health month. Find out about the 200 different events that the Western Australian Association for Mental Health has planned. Care for Life remembers lives lost to suicide, and welcomes every initiative to stop this tragedy in all its forms.
Richard Stith considers how the “Right to Die” brings a cruel paradox: making Death easier makes Life harder. This is because if an elderly / disabled / terminally ill person keeps on living and not choosing euthanasia / assisted suicide, then sympathy for their plight decreases as their need for care increases.