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Frank advice from Chanel Reynolds, author of 'What Matters Most'
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The choice makes sense to some people — including this writer
A new fellowship in Oregon deepens clinics’ understanding of treating patients
Have you considered how to pass on your non-material assets?
The Oscar-nominated documentary also spotlights palliative and hospice care
Gaining in popularity, the gatherings differ in types and purpose
When the subject is addiction, there are no easy answers
Appropriate cards are tough to find, so here's advice from end-of-life experts
Tips on passing down your values and 3 key documents you need
‘The Widower’s Notebook’ examines the impact of his wife’s sudden death on his life
Funerals can infuse an article of clothing with memory and emotion
This generation was particularly hard hit by discrimination
It'll lead to faster, better decisions and leave more time for patient interaction
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'Why Religion?' author Elaine Pagels talks about her struggles and finding connection
Work & Purpose
When career counseling is about more than just getting a job
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