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We Need to Talk About Death – BBC2

Horizon: We Need to Talk About Death
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Dr Kevin Fong tackles questions surrounding morality and death that face not just the medical profession, but each and every one of us

Dr Kevin Fong tackles questions surrounding morality and death that face not just the medical profession, but each and every one of us

Despite some of the best treatments available, our lives don’t always end the way we want them to.

In this thought-provoking Horizon edition, Dr Kevin Fong (above) thinks it’s time to look at the way we die and asks if medicine always improves people’s final days.

Horizon: We Need to Talk About Death

Sheila Rickard is featured in the programme

He meets inspirational patients and medical staff facing this dilemma.

TV Times rating: ****