We are all living for longer, but how do we or those we love do it well?
Lucy Pollock trained in medicine at Cambridge and at Bart's Hospital, and worked as a junior doctor in East London before moving to Somerset, where since 2001 she has been a consultant specializing in the care of those who are frail and elderly.
The most important book about the second half of your life
you'll ever read. I wish everyone in the UK could be under Dr
Lucy's care, but this is the next best thing * Sandi Toksvig
This warm and compassionate book gets to the heart of older age. Using stories and accessible explanations, it covers issues of declining health, quality of life and choices about the things that matter most. The BGS is delighted to endorse this universally relevant and approachable exploration of what it means to get older * The British Geriatrics Society *