Monthly Archives: March 2016

Shared via Sacred Dying – Who Owns the Dead? | New Republic


For decades, Americans have been increasingly distanced from the dead. A small group of women is working to change that. Source: Who Owns the Dead? | New Republic

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Shared via Dying Matters -A letter to … the hospice doctor who helped us to say goodbye | Life and style | The Guardian


The letter you always wanted to write Source: A letter to … the hospice doctor who helped us to say goodbye | Life and style | The Guardian

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Shared via Sacred Dying – Don’t tell cancer patients what they could be doing to cure themselves | Steven W Thrasher | Opinion | The Guardian


There are many ways to support someone going through cancer treatment. Recommending pseudo-scientific treatments isn’t one of them Source: Don’t tell cancer patients what they could be doing to cure themselves | Steven W Thrasher | Opinion | The Guardian

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Let’s Get Men Talking About Suicide


Source: Let’s Get Men Talking About Suicide

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Gene Tool Shows Promise In Curing HIV, Cancer and Autism – US News


Gene editing tool CRISPR-Cas9 has made it possible to isolate RNA in living cells for the first time. Source: Gene Tool Shows Promise In Curing HIV, Cancer and Autism – US News

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4-legged healers soothe hospital’s stressed-out docs, nurses


CHICAGO (AP) — Patients who delay getting treatment and insurers who balk at paying for it are among job stresses that Chicago nurse Ben Gerling faces on a semi-regular basis. So there was no tail-dragging when his employer offered a … Continue reading

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Some People Do Not Want to Be with Loved Ones at Time of Death (and that’s okay) ~ Pallimed


Source: Some People Do Not Want to Be with Loved Ones at Time of Death (and that’s okay) ~ Pallimed

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