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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Free screening ‘Being Mortal’ Film explores end-of -life care – Daily Ardmoreite

Free screening 'Being Mortal' Film explores end-of -life care
Daily Ardmoreite
“Being Mortal” underscores the importance of people planning ahead and talking with family members about end-of-life decisions. Seventy percent of Americans say they would prefer to die at home, but nearly 70 percent die in hospitals and institutions.

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Free film screening, end-of-life discussion – Gettysburg Times

Free film screening, end-of-life discussion
Gettysburg Times
SpiriTrust Lutheran is hosting a free, community screening of the documentary "Being Mortal" on Wednesday, June 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Village at Gettysburg, 1075 Old Harrisburg Road in Gettysburg. Immediately following the screening

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VNA to present film on end-of-life issues – The Laconia Daily Sun

VNA to present film on end-of-life issues
The Laconia Daily Sun
FRANKLIN – Franklin VNA & Hospice will present the film “Consider the Conversation” on Tuesday, June 6, at 6 p.m. at the FSB Community Learning Center at 61 Laconia Road in Tilton. The film is a thought-provoking look at end-of-life issues that opens

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Film Explores End-of-Life Care and Conversations – vtdigger.org

Film Explores End-of-Life Care and Conversations
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The film follows surgeon Atul Gawande, author and staff writer for The New Yorker, as he shares stories from patients at the end of life, their families and doctors. When Dr. Gawande's own father is diagnosed with cancer, his search for answers about

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Special screening of film at Quinnipiac explores end-of-life care – WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

Special screening of film at Quinnipiac explores end-of-life care
WTNH Connecticut News (press release)
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — An important discussion is happening Tuesday at Quinnipiac University about an issue that impacts just about every family at some point, that most people don't want to talk about. Tuesday's discussion will follow the special …

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‘Being Mortal’ film screening explores end-of-life care – Valley News

'Being Mortal' film screening explores end-of-life care
Valley News
After the screening, audience members can participate in a guided conversation on how to take concrete steps to identify and communicate wishes about end-of-life goals and preferences. “Being Mortal” delves into the hopes of patients and families

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Bridge will screen film focused on end-of-life care – The Courier

Bridge will screen film focused on end-of-life care
The Courier
This film screening and discussion are open to the public, as well as professionals who assist with end-of-life care and advanced care planning such as social workers, clergy and medical professionals. RSVP is requested by Friday. Call 419-423-5551 or …

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Heartbeats: ‘Being Mortal’ film, end-of-life care discussion on Feb. 16 – MyCentralJersey.com


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Heartbeats: 'Being Mortal' film, end-of-life care discussion on Feb. 16
MyCentralJersey.com
After the screening, attendees can participate in a guided conversation on identifying and communicating wishes about end-of-life goals and preferences. The film is based on the bestselling book by Dr. Atul Gawande, and is presented by the Atlantic

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Northwestern Medicine to screen film on end-of-life care – Kendall County Now (subscription)

Northwestern Medicine to screen film on end-of-life care
Kendall County Now (subscription)
The film explores end-of-life care. There are two opportunities to view the film, and after the screening, audience members can participate in a guided conversation on how to take steps to identify and communicate wishes about end-of-life goals and …

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