Aging Matters: Film screening, panel discussion on end-of-life decisions – Winston-Salem Journal

Aging Matters: Film screening, panel discussion on end-of-life decisions
Winston-Salem Journal
The Shepherd's Center of Greater Winston-Salem will have its Thought-Provoking Thursday program at 1 p.m. Thursday at the center, 1700 Ebert St. The speaker will be Dr. Gerren Q. Brittain of Brittain Chiropractic Clinic. He will explain how to avoid

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Senate approves legislation affecting end-of-life decisions – Catholic Sentinel


Catholic Sentinel

Senate approves legislation affecting end-of-life decisions
Catholic Sentinel
SALEM — The Oregon Senate approved legislation June 8 modifying the state's advance directive, bringing into question the future of end-of-life decisions for Oregonians. Currently, the default advance directive rule states that health care

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End-of-life decisions should be made early, mortuary science professor says – The Ranger


The Ranger

End-of-life decisions should be made early, mortuary science professor says
The Ranger
Faculty are licensed professionals and willing to talk to students, faculty and staff about their wishes. By J. Carbajal. While no one wants to think about death, let alone their own, it is important to get one's affairs in order and to notify loved

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Chronic Illness and End-of-Life Decisions: Who are We to Judge? – Multiple Sclerosis News Today


Multiple Sclerosis News Today

Chronic Illness and End-of-Life Decisions: Who are We to Judge?
Multiple Sclerosis News Today
For those who read my column, I am certain you can see I am an emotional writer. This is a difficult column to write. I have been thinking about end-of-life decisions for months. I am reminded of my mortality each time I visit the hospital and I'm

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Your Healthy Family: The importance of having end of life care decisions made ahead of time – KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News


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Your Healthy Family: The importance of having end of life care decisions made ahead of time
KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
The difference between extending life and prolonging death can be a difficult line to walk, once an end of life care situation is happening. Reverend Mesnikoff says having those end of life care decisions made before the situation happens can make all

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What you need to know when making end-of-life health-care decisions for family, yourself – St. Louis Public Radio


St. Louis Public Radio

What you need to know when making end-of-life health-care decisions for family, yourself
St. Louis Public Radio
On Tuesday's St. Louis on the Air, host Don Marsh discussed the importance of advance care planning for end-of-life decisions with two people in the St. Louis community who aid families in making these difficult decisions all the time: Brian Carpenter, …

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What you need to know when making end-of-life healthcare decisions for family, yourself – St. Louis Public Radio


St. Louis Public Radio

What you need to know when making end-of-life healthcare decisions for family, yourself
St. Louis Public Radio
On Tuesday's St. Louis on the Air, host Don Marsh discussed the importance of advance care planning for end-of-life decisions with two people in the St. Louis community who aid families in making these difficult decisions all the time: Brian Carpenter, …

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Documentary, in Stowe April 20, explores end-of-life decisions – Stowe Today


Stowe Today

Documentary, in Stowe April 20, explores end-of-life decisions
Stowe Today
The film is adapted from Dr. Atul Gawande's 2014 national best-seller of the same name and follows the surgeon, who is also a staff writer for The New Yorker magazine, as he shares stories from patients at the end of life, their families and doctors.

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Ellen Goodman to talk about end of life decisions in Bethlehem – Allentown Morning Call


Allentown Morning Call

Ellen Goodman to talk about end of life decisions in Bethlehem
Allentown Morning Call
Goodman is founder of The Conversation Project, a nonprofit dedicated to helping people talk about end-of-life care. Its goal is to make these conversations easier, and to make sure that individuals' wishes are expressed and respected. Goodman started

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Making end-of-life decisions – Eagle-Tribune

Making end-of-life decisions
Eagle-Tribune
Anyone reading this column who has not addressed end of life decisions with their loved ones is strongly encouraged to read the online article at honoringchoicesmass.com. The Getting Started Toolkit can be downloaded at no cost. The information

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