Read the latest and most popular End of Life Articles from Next Avenue.
Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
A physician laments the often-excessive care of older adults at the end of life
Know what's offered so you can make informed decisions ahead of time
The surgeon and writer wants to guide a new kind of care in America
A new book explains why so many grieving people also experience anxiety
Hospice massage was once distrusted, but now helps thousands die comfortably
The fleeting turnaround before death is a little-understood marvel
A general knowledge can ease the journey for you and your loved one
The author of 'The Stories We Leave Behind' suggests a legacy-based approach
A doctor advocates for a more humane approach to end-of-life care
An innovative Medicare program could get more people to seek hospice sooner
The difference between where Americans would prefer to die and where they do
Caregivers should know what hospice involves and how to navigate the decision
Most end-of-life dreams and visions were comforting, researchers said
Moving forward while learning lessons about grief and living with the loss
End-of-life conversations can bring clarity and comfort
More adults will be at risk of abuse as boomers enter 'the danger age'
A hospice doctor's TEDx Talk about his research on end-of-life dreams
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