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How to Best Thank Those Who Offer Compassionate Care During the Pandemic

How to Best Thank Those Who Offer Compassionate Care During the Pandemic When Rosie Eastman, RN joined last month’s CEOLP/IFC monthly Zoom meeting, she spoke about her experience working with COVID ICU patients. Another meeting participant asked Rosie… Read More

A Beautiful Death By Rosie Eastman

A Beautiful Death By Rosie Eastman Note: Rosie is an RN at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Joining a recent Crestone End of Life Project meeting via Zoom, she talked about how even in the midst of a… Read More

The Movement to Bring Death Closer

“If death practices reveal a culture’s values,” writes Maggie Jones, the author of today’s Sunday Read, “we choose convenience, outsourcing, an aversion to knowing or seeing too much.” Enter home-funeral guides, practitioners who believe families can benefit from… Read More

Caregiving

How to be a Caregiver: https://www.nytimes.com/guides/well/how-to-be-a-caregiver

Dr’s Advice In A COVID-19 Unit.

I’m A Doctor In A COVID-19 Unit. Here’s One Vital Step I Wish Everyone Would Take.

A Conversation About “A Good Death”

“Earlier this year, six Black leaders in the death and dying community joined for a live webinar, Sayin’ It Louder: A Conversation About “A Good Death” in a Racist Society. Whether you were there live or have watched… Read More

Palliative Care

Dying in Your Mother’s Arms

Grief

I had never told my father I loved him until he lay dying half a world away, body wrecked with coronavirus.

Covid-19 Related Articles

Please visit this link for our 2020 Covid-19 Pandemic Articles under “Recommended Reading and Viewing“.