Humans in Search of a “Good Death”

Posted on February 5th, 2021
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As prominent psychologist Edwin Shneidman noted, you don’t have to die, it will be done for you. Shneidman also theorized that a person doesn’t experience death.  Ironically, it is the living loved ones who experience the death. For well over 50 years, Shneidman studied loss of life, a subject which does not appeal to many, […]

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When Heartbreak Becomes Deadly

Posted on December 11th, 2020
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Is it possible to die from a broken heart?  Absolutely, broken heart syndrome can definitely be fatal. Are we seeing more cases of broken heart syndrome during the Covid-19 pandemic? Yes, there has been an uptick in cases of the syndrome since the virus has become a worldwide killer itself. Dr. Ilan Wittstein defined the […]

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Tribute to Del Shofner

Posted on March 13th, 2020
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Del Shofner

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Tribute to Louisa May Alcott

Posted on March 6th, 2020
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Louisa May Alcott

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Tribute to Dorothy Seymour Mills

Posted on November 29th, 2019
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Dorothy Seymour Mills

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