Latest Grief Stories

2012-09-27 23:03:41

COPE Foundation and the Moyer Foundation hold weekend bereavement camp to help children ages 6-17 who are grieving the loss of a loved one. Melville, NY (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 For a child or teen, the loss of a family member or friend can often lead to feelings of isolation and other risk factors such as depression and substance abuse. Over a weekend this past August 2012, the COPE Foundation (COPE) and The Moyer Foundation took a step forward in changing the fate of a group of bereaved...

2012-09-27 23:01:07

The MISS Foundation is an international nonprofit organization supporting and counseling families facing the death of a child. The October 4-6 "Transformative Nature of Grief" conference is dedicated to helping families and medical professionals cope in the aftermath of life's greatest tragedy. Now, this worldwide conference gets some help from corporate giants who get it. (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 The upcoming MISS Foundation "Transformative Nature of Grief" conference in Tempe, AZ from...

2012-09-19 23:01:05

Adavian Group, Inc., is pleased to announce the release of Circumstances of Choice by Beth Turner. A gripping literary work that skillfully weaves two key social issues: politics and human sex trafficking. Circumstances of Choice is about a contemporary family in turmoil. It is a fast paced story that challenges the status quo and leaves the reader riveted. The direction the book takes will undoubtedly leave some readers breathless. The novel examines relationships, family and patriotism. It...

2012-09-17 13:50:35

Family members who care for terminally ill patients at home can be helped by nurses throughout the course of the illness and particularly after the patient's death, according to Penn State nursing researchers. The death of a loved one can be particularly hard for those who were involved in the day-to-day care of the person. This transition can be eased by existing support from nurses and other medical professionals. "What we know is that the caregiver's primary contact with the health...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.