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Language matters in end-of-life conversations — ScienceDaily
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In general, the term 'medical futility' applies when, based on data and professional experience, no further treatments, procedures or tests will provide benefit and may, in fact, be more burdensome and create undue suffering for the patient and the
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‘End of Life Matters’ Weekend Workshop – Old Mission Gazette (blog)


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'End of Life Matters' Weekend Workshop
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No one likes to think about it, but we'll all face end of life issues – with both people we love and ourselves. The Neahtawanta Research and Education Center is hosting a weekend workshop entitled “End of Life Matters.” Contemplating this phase of our

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Every moment matters for those nearing end of life – Norwich Bulletin


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Every moment matters for those nearing end of life
Norwich Bulletin
There is no better time than during National Hospice and Palliative Care Month to acknowledge Center for Hospice Care Southeast Connecticut. I am honored to serve on the Board of Directors for such a distinguished, non-profit organization that is …
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Conrad: Your voice matters in end-of-life choices – The Sheboygan Press


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Conrad: Your voice matters in end-of-life choices
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RELATED: Conrad: Recap of hospice myths. One item our team cannot stress enough is to share your choice with your friends, family and health care providers. Others knowing what your choices are for the end of your life will help ease the burden and

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“End of Life Matters” Workshop to be Offered Free of Charge to the Community – FOX 15

End of Life Matters” Workshop to be Offered Free of Charge to the Community
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St. Patrick Catholic Church and Hospice of Acadiana (HOA) are partnering to provide free workshops to the community focused on end-of-life issues. End of Life Matters, presented by Reverend Keith LaBove, will explore basic church teaching on

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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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Dying Matters events aim to tackle the taboo of end of life care – Norfolk Eastern Daily Press


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Dying Matters events aim to tackle the taboo of end of life care
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
It is all part of the Lord Lieutenant Richard Jewson's Summit on Palliative and End of Life Care and will incorporate an information event in the Forum's atrium, with more than 20 stalls and a death cafe. In the auditorium, speakers will give their

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What matters most at the end of life? – Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

What matters most at the end of life?
Jewish News of Greater Phoenix
As a couple, we wanted to make sure that all of the children understood our desires for end-of-life care. Thankfully we had had the foresight to discuss a broad variety of medical treatment options dispassionately, years before there was any urgent

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End-of-life matters, bargain books and cooking classes – Springfield News-Leader


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End-of-life matters, bargain books and cooking classes
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She's a cartoonist with an edge and a witty message for us. That's Roz Chast, who will make a rare visit to Springfield at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Springfield Art Museum as part of the library's groundbreaking series “Death & Dying: Conversations on End

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Where you live matters; For years, end-of-life planning has generally … – Bend Bulletin

Where you live matters; For years, end-of-life planning has generally …
Bend Bulletin
As the pages of the calendar keep turning, and months become years, and years become decades, planning for the future takes on a different look. Instead of …

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