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Why we need more services for those without family
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Hospice massage was once distrusted, but now helps thousands die comfortably
Her daughter's mental-health issues led this mom to rethink things
Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
By observing his parents' behavior, a writer made a personal to-do list for aging
Hoarding disorder creates special problems for older adults and their loved ones
Solving the problem of social isolation by thinking differently about senior housing
Well-intentioned comments can reinforce feelings of loneliness
For some, after-death communication can offer comfort during grief
Childhood abuse raises the risk of serious mental and physical problems later
After a loved one’s death, how do you part with the possessions?
6 things to avoid saying and what experts suggest instead
A small gathering makes the holiday meaningful in a different way
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