Charles Cowling
  Another great farewell song from Phoebe Hoare. Thanks, Phoebe.    When you left me this mornin’, you taken my heart away, When you left me this mornin’, you taken my heart away, That’s allright baby, you will come back home someday How long, baby, how long, how long How
Charles Cowling
  Dead Dog, Don’t Bit Me Ltd is a hot dog stand in San Jose, California. Yes, it’s a converted coffin.  And it travels around in an old hearse.        Source
Charles Cowling
The sage doctor who stood at the bedside as I held my dying grandmother said, “We seem to die one organ at a time.” I, however, have come to believe that we are too focused on the failing of the organs to rightly perceive the dying of the person. Death
Charles Cowling
Charles Cowling
  Posted by Charles   If you are interested in knowing more about how psilocybin, the ingredient in magic mushrooms, can reduce, even eliminate, depression, anxiety and terror in end-stage cancer patients, you should read this article in the New York Times.  One patient, Pam Sauda, spoke of how “‘I
Charles Cowling
  Whoops! Should have posted this yesterday.   NGUDZENI – The funeral of King  Maja II, leader of the Mamba clan was unique in more ways than one. He was buried in the morning yesterday inside a cattle byre. Secondly, his body was carried in a specially designed casket worth E25 000, bought from
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  Four questions a doctor needs to ask a person who is dying: 1.  Do you know your prognosis? 2.  What are your fears about what is to come? 3.  What are your goals? What would you like to do as time runs short?  4. What tradeoffs are you willing