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100 Stories to Say Thank You
Adam Kay (szerk.): Dear NHS

Curated ​and edited by Adam Kay (author of multi-million bestseller This is Going to Hurt), Dear NHS features 100 household names telling their personal stories of the health service. Contributors include: Paul McCartney, Emilia Clarke, Peter Kay, Stephen Fry, Dawn French, Sir Trevor McDonald, Graham Norton, Sir Michael Palin, Naomie Harris, Ricky Gervais, Sir David Jason, Dame Emma Thompson, Joanna Lumley, Miranda Hart, Dermot O'Leary, Ed Sheeran, David Tennant, Dame Julie Walters, Emma Watson, Malala Yousafzai and many, many more.

All profits from this book will go to NHS Charities Together to fund vital research, and The Lullaby Trust which supports parents bereaved of babies and young children.

Other writers include Chris O'Dowd, Johnny Vegas, Jack Whitehall, Chris Evans, Lorraine Kelly, Lee Mack, Jonathan Ross, Konnie Huq, Greg James, Frank Skinner, Louis Theroux, Sandi Toksvig and Kevin Bridges.

The NHS is our single greatest achievement as a… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 2020

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Orion, London, 2020
408 oldal · keménytáblás · ISBN: 9781398701182

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Lívia_Mester>!

Because, as we see only too clearly now in this pandemic we need to attend to the caregivers as much as those they care for. The wheels fall off when the caregivers get sick.

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Sadly, Tories don't understand why someone would stay in a job for decency and love, when their mother was never around long enough to find out what language the nanny spoke.

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Lívia_Mester>!

As they cut through my clothes and underwear, I remember thinking that my mum was right (she's always right) and I was glad I had heeded her advice of wearing clean, matching knickers and bra, In case you have an accident.

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If you can be with a loved one when they die, you should. Her hands getting cold as the circulation shut down, her breathing getting heavy, the death rattle. Bearing witness to a death is an incredibly intimate thing. You should be there, not because it's easy – it isn't – but because one day you'll want someone to hold your hand.

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