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An Immersion Course in Death
Posted on 04/12/2013

Forbes:  Fortunately, not everyone receives an immersion course in death. So how do we replace a lack of experience to create comfort with end of life planning? It all starts with conversation. But we are…

Before You Get Sick, Have the Talk
Posted on 04/12/2013

ABC: National Health Care Decision Day has grown into a nationwide effort supported by hospital, hospice and medical associations. “We all know that 100 percent of us are going to die, but starting the conversation is…

Healthworks Collective: The Conversation Project is a public engagement campaign to have every person’s end-of-life wishes expressed and respected. The Conversation Project website offers information, tools, resources and guidance to help people begin talking with their loved ones….

Tackling a Taboo Subject
Posted on 04/10/2013

KCUR.org: Does death always have to be a scary subject? On Wednesday’s Up to Date, we’ll talk with former newspaper columnist Ellen Goodman and get her thoughts ondealing with the subject gracefully as we broadcast live from the Center for Practical Bioethics’ symposium at the…