Tag Archives: death

Dry dying sunflower

Letting Go

It’s time to help dying patients and their families get through this most difficult part of life’s journey with the least amount of suffering. ... More
Man Spinning Game Show Wheel

Welcoming Death

Third runner-up in the 2016 Great American Fiction Contest: Was Perry really face to face with Death, or was it all just an elaborate dream? ... More
Doctors Die, DNR

How Doctors Die

What’s unusual about medical professionals is not how much treatment they get when faced with a terminal illness—but how little. ... More
Graphing Grief

Graphing Grief

Over time, the emotional pain of losing a loved one typically lessens. Some people, however, suffer a debilitating sense of loss called complicated or long-term grief. Researchers recently utilized magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) brain scans to gain a better understanding of the grieving process. In the Mayo Clinic study, MRI scans of people with varying […] ... More