Links We Like: October 7, 2016

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The only link we have for you this week comes from the Brief But Spectacular series from PBS Newshour. It’s a quick video with BJ Miller, a palliative care specialist from the Zen Hospice Project in San Francisco. Watch: In facing death, this doctor sees a way to live well

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Links We Like: September 30, 2016

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We’re sharing two links this week with articles we think you’ll find interesting. The first is about a photography exhibition that just sounds beautiful. Art projects like these help us understand the spiritual and emotional aspects of end of life. See more: Saying Goodbye, The Right Way The second article is from two healthcare professionals […]

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The Importance of Family Communication at End-of-Life

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How would you respond if told that you had six months or less to live? What would you tell your loved ones? What would be most important for you during this time? When we face our mortality, it becomes clear that life is not held individually, but instead, it is shared with those we love. […]

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Links We Like: September 23, 2016

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We were a big fan of this article this week, and we think it’s worth a read. Our staff members have certainly considered the possibility that individuals sometimes wait for the “right” moment. Read more: Can sheer willpower keep patients alive in their dying hours?

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