Read the latest and most popular End-of-Life Care Articles from Next Avenue.
A physician laments the often-excessive care of older adults at the end of life
Robin Williams also suffered from the disease, often misdiagnosed as Alzheimer's
Most end-of-life dreams and visions were comforting, researchers said
Bob Morris hopes his story will help others whose parents are dying
Liz Cummings Browning's passing relieves suffering and leaves a void
A hospice doctor's TEDx Talk about his research on end-of-life dreams
The surgeon and writer wants to guide a new kind of care in America
What he asked of family and health care providers in his final weeks
Two authors share their conversation about this tough situation
A talk with Diane Rehm about her new book, 'On My Own'
Scenes from a loved one's final days can be moving and meaningful
A federal long term care insurance program can help families deal with long term care financing.
As with childbirth, doulas can help in end-of-life transitions
We know we will die someday, so we must accept and plan for it
The 'well-spouse affair' is more prevalent — and often more complex — than you may imagine
Living & Learning
A PBS series reunites people whose lives crossed at "pivotal moments"
This special report will cover topics around health care for older adults in rural areas
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