Links We Like: July 15, 2016

| By Meredith Ford

The first article we’re sharing today is about what it means to have a good death. The dying experience is unique to each individual, but we know there are some qualities that overlap for many people. The article summarizes a new study about the qualities of a good death. Read more: The 11 Qualities of a Good Death, according to Research

The other article we’re sharing with you today is actually a personal essay published in the Washington Post this week. It wasn’t just one that tugged at your heartstrings, though it does do that, but it also reminds us of the struggle patients face when trying to decide whether or not to pursue treatments. Read more: My husband was dying, but his mind was still good. It was hard to let go.

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