Antibiotics and a Threat in the Future

Posted on May 15th, 2018
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As we pointed out in our last blog, operating Martin Oaks Cemetery and Crematory inevitably leads us into conversations that involve health concerns, causes of death and medical advances. Obviously, we claim no medical expertise, microbiological credentials or even much more than common sense health knowledge — but because of the nature of our work, […]

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Keep Your Hands Clean

Posted on May 9th, 2018
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When people discover that our family operates Martin Oaks Cemetery & Crematory in Lewisville, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, Texas, one of the more common areas of discussion which arises has to do with causes of death. These topics can also lead to medical advances or medical issues in the news. Obviously, we operate a […]

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Cremations and Funerals Never Really Change

Posted on April 19th, 2018
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So, are cremation procedures changing with the times?  Are funeral services, memorial services and burials keeping pace with societal evolution? The answer to those questions is paradoxical — yes, the times are changing in deathcare.  And no, the basics are still the same. Let us explain. Keep in mind we are talking about rites that […]

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Coldest Case in History Cracked

Posted on April 5th, 2018
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Like many in the funeral business or funeral related businesses, Martin Oaks Cemetery and Crematory has followed the publicity around DNA. Identification of loved ones is obviously an overwhelmingly important issue and DNA is a prime key. It’s safe to say that no one ever expected the science of DNA to develop to the point […]

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Some Swallows Do Return To Capistrano

Posted on March 21st, 2018
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Holidays, particularly major ones like Christmas, tend to bring back memories of when lost loved ones were there to help celebrate.  At Martin Oaks Crematory and Cemetery in Lewisville, Texas, we can always tell when special holidays are coming, as flowers and other remembrances begin to appear at gravesides. Even with the advent of more […]

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