A new guide to Deathbed Etiquette in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

LISTEN to a recording of our discussion on the need for a new guide to Deathbed Etiquette with Dr Jo Elverson, Dr Amy Gadoud (consultants in palliative medicine), and Dr Lynn Bassett, a retired healthcare chaplain, or read a transcription of our interview here.

In conversation with actor Greg Wise, Dr Kathryn Mannix, and broadcaster Shelagh Fogarty

Aside from birth, dying is the only other experience we will all share. So why do we find it so hard to talk about? Learn more

Living with the knowledge that death is close at hand can take a huge toll. It can feel like you're on an emotional rollercoaster. Learn more

How can you find meaning in what’s happening? Rising above grief and connecting spiritually to something greater might help. Learn more

Dying well, or what constitutes a 'good' death will mean different things to us all. But if you can face up to dying and try to prepare now, this could help you to live well too. Learn more

Caring for someone who is terminally ill, and worrying about the future can be very demanding. It's important to remember to care for yourself too. Learn more

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!